By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – UPMC is warning its staff members to keep an eye out for scams as they are being targeted by unemployment fraud.READ MORE: Pa. AG Agents Arrest 1 Man During Drug Trafficking Bust In McKeesport
Fraudsters have apparently submitted numerous unemployment claims under the names of UPMC employees who are actively employed.READ MORE: Tired-Tired Or Sleepy-Tired? How To Combat Sleepiness And Fatigue During The Day
Some of those employees have even received a check or debit card in the mail.
However, UPMC says it doesn’t appear that data has been breached.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Severe Weather, Including Hail And Strong Winds Possible
They are telling any employee that has been targeted to contact the unemployment office.