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<p>The [http://www.dhs.ca.gov/ '''Department of Heath Services]''' investigates complaints about discrimination in medical services or personal mistreatment relative to discriminatory practices. Convalescent homes that accept Medi-Cal and Medicaid patients and who practice discrimination should be reported to Department of Health Services.</p><br>   
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<p>The [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/ '''Department of Heath Care Services]''' investigates complaints about discrimination in medical services or personal mistreatment relative to discriminatory practices. Convalescent homes that accept Medi-Cal and Medicaid patients and who practice discrimination should be reported to Department of Health Services.</p><br>   
      
      
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'''<font color="#4AA02C">Department of Health Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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'''<font color="#4AA02C">Department of Health Care Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Office of Civil Rights'''<br>     
'''Office of Civil Rights'''<br>     
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714 P Street, Room 1050<br>   
 
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Sacramento, CA 95814<br>   
 
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(916) 657-1411<br>   
 
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(916) 657-0153 Fax <br>   
 
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[http://www.dhs.ca.gov/ '''www.dhs.ca.gov''']<br>   
 
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[http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/ '''www.dhcs.ca.gov''']<br>   
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<p>The [http://www.os.dhhs.gov/ '''US Department of Health and Human Services]''' is at the Federal level for administration of health care programs. Consumers can call for instructions on how to file a complaint if they are discriminated against by welfare, health agencies, or hospitals because of race, origin, age, or handicap.</p><br>     
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<p>The [http://www.hhs.gov/ '''US Department of Health and Human Services]''' is at the Federal level for administration of health care programs. Consumers can call for instructions on how to file a complaint if they are discriminated against by welfare, health agencies, or hospitals because of race, origin, age, or handicap.</p><br>     
'''<font color="#4AA02C">US Department of Health and Human Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">US Department of Health and Human Services</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''Civil Rights Office'''<br>     
'''Civil Rights Office'''<br>     
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50 United Nations Plaza, Room 322<br>     
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90 7th Street, Suite 4-100<br>     
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San Francisco, CA 94102<br>     
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San Francisco, CA 94103<br>     
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(415) 437-8310<br>    
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(415) 437-8310<br>
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(415) 437-8329 fax<br> 
(800) 368-1019<br>     
(800) 368-1019<br>     
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[http://www.os.dhhs.gov/ '''www.os.dhhs.gov''']<br>     
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[http://www.hhs.gov/ '''www.hhs.gov''']<br>     
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'''<font color="#4AA02C">American Civil Liberties Union</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">American Civil Liberties Union</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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1616 Beverly Boulevard<br>     
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1313 W. 8th Street<br>     
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Los Angeles, CA 90026<br>     
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Los Angeles, CA 90017<br>     
(213) 977-9500<br>     
(213) 977-9500<br>     
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[http://www.aclu.org/ '''www.aclu.org/''']<br>     
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[http://www.aclusocal.org/ '''www.aclusocal.org/''']<br>     
'''<font color="#4AA02C">American Civil Liberties Union</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
'''<font color="#4AA02C">American Civil Liberties Union</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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1663 Mission Street, Suite 460<br>     
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39 Drumm Street<br>     
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San Francisco, CA 94103<br>     
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San Francisco, CA 94111-4805<br>     
(415) 621-2493<br>     
(415) 621-2493<br>     
(415) 255-1478 Fax<br>     
(415) 255-1478 Fax<br>     
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(916) 229-3400<br>     
(916) 229-3400<br>     
(916) 229-3465 Fax <br>     
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[http://www.dhs.ca.gov/ '''www.dhs.ca.gov''']<br>     
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[http://www.cdph.ca.gov/ '''www.cdph.ca.gov''']<br>     
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1300 National Drive, Suite 200<br>     
1300 National Drive, Suite 200<br>     
Sacramento, CA 95834<br>     
Sacramento, CA 95834<br>     
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(916) 419-7500<br>     
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(800) 231-4024 Ombudsman Hotline<br>     
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(800) 735-2929<br>     
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(916) 928-2267 Fax<br>
[http://www.aging.ca.gov/ '''www.aging.ca.gov''']<br>     
[http://www.aging.ca.gov/ '''www.aging.ca.gov''']<br>     

Latest revision as of 21:48, 18 June 2015

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HEALTH CARE (DISCRIMINATION)

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The Department of Heath Care Services investigates complaints about discrimination in medical services or personal mistreatment relative to discriminatory practices. Convalescent homes that accept Medi-Cal and Medicaid patients and who practice discrimination should be reported to Department of Health Services.


Department of Health Care Services
Office of Civil Rights

www.dhcs.ca.gov


The US Department of Health and Human Services is at the Federal level for administration of health care programs. Consumers can call for instructions on how to file a complaint if they are discriminated against by welfare, health agencies, or hospitals because of race, origin, age, or handicap.


US Department of Health and Human Services
Civil Rights Office
90 7th Street, Suite 4-100
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 437-8310
(415) 437-8329 fax
(800) 368-1019
www.hhs.gov


The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization which investigates discrimination, harassment, or violation of rights of the elderly minors, and minorities, gender-based or racial issues, sexual orientation issues to protect individual liberties.


American Civil Liberties Union
1313 W. 8th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 977-9500
www.aclusocal.org/


American Civil Liberties Union
39 Drumm Street
San Francisco, CA 94111-4805
(415) 621-2493
(415) 255-1478 Fax
(415) 621-2488 Advice line, M-F 10-3
www.aclu.org


MEDICAL/MEDICARE/MEDICAID

Department of Health Services
Licensing and Certification Division
7801 Folsom Boulevard, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95826
(800) 554-0354
(916) 229-3400
(916) 229-3465 Fax
www.cdph.ca.gov


Department of Health Services
Nursing Home Administrator Program
1615 Capital Mall, Suite 3202
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 552-8780
(916) 552-8777 Fax


Department of Aging
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
1300 National Drive, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916) 419-7500
(800) 735-2929
(916) 928-2267 Fax
www.aging.ca.gov



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