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Subject Number 046-611Voluntary Resignation of Dr. George Giannikas' Authorization to Treat Injured Workers Effective August 12, 2013

Subject Numbers Regarding Health Provider Authorizations

Authorization No. 157526-5W

August 19, 2013

Please be advised that Dr. George Giannikas has resigned his authorization to treat injured workers in the New York State workers' compensation system effective August 12, 2013. Dr. Giannikas' last known practice address is 26-05 23rd Avenue, Astoria, NY 11105.

Dr. Giannikas is prohibited from rendering treatment and care to injured workers. Reports submitted by Dr. Giannikas for services rendered prior to August 12, 2013, are valid, but are invalid for any services rendered on or after that date. Requests to cross-examine Dr. Giannikas for services rendered prior to August 12, 2013, should not be denied due to his resignation.

Any questions regarding the authorized lists should be referred to the Medical Director's Office at 1 (800) 781-2362.

Robert E. Beloten
Chair