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US Department of Health And Human Services

Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

200 Independence Ave SW, Hubert H. Humphrey Bldg, Washington, DC, 20201-0007

Distance: 252 Miles

(800) 368-1019

Website

https://www.hhs.gov/ocr/index.html

Service Details

Description

Protects your fundamental nondiscrimination and health information privacy rights by:
* Teaching health and social service workers about civil rights, religious rights, health information privacy, and patient safety confidentiality laws
* Educating communities about civil rights and health information privacy rights
* Investigating civil rights, health information privacy, and patient safety confidentiality complaints to identify discrimination or violation of the law and take action to correct problems.


Application Instructions

How to file a complaint with the agency.


* Civil Rights
* Conscience or Religious Freedom
* HIPAA - data privacy for medical information
* Patient Safety Confidentiality
* Breach of Information


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Toll Free (877) 696-6775

Last Update

12/14/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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