How do I file a complaint with Access Florida?

If you need help submitting a complaint, you can call our Medicaid Helpline at 1-877-254-1055 (TDD 1-866-467-4970). Staff are available to help you Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm EST. Medicaid Helpline staff can also help you check on the status of a complaint submission.

Is sunshine health the same as Florida Medicaid?

Sunshine Health is a Florida Medicaid health plan that has been providing services in Florida since 2009.

How do I report a Covid violation in Florida?

Violations for public employers can be reported to the Florida Department of Health through [email protected]. Private employers are prohibited from mandating COVID-19 vaccines for employees without opportunity for the employees to obtain an exemption.

How do I file a complaint against a local government?

Learn how to file a complaint to your federal or local government and its agencies….You can also contact your congressional representative’s constituent services office in your district:

  1. Locate a senator.
  2. Locate a representative.
  3. Call the United States Capitol switchboard at 1-202-224-3121.

What agency regulates hospitals in Florida?

Hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, clinics, assisted living facilities and other health care facilities and organizations are primarily regulated in Florida by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA).

Is Staywell the same as sunshine?

Your Long Term Care plan, Staywell Health Plan, is joining Sunshine Health. You get to keep the same great benefits, plus get more benefits from Sunshine Health. In most cases, your care manager and your providers will stay the same. Plus, our provider network is growing to give you even more choices.

What does the Florida Department of Health do?

The Florida Department of Health is responsible for protecting the public health and safety of the residents and visitors of the state of Florida. It is a cabinet-level agency of the state government, headed by a state surgeon general who reports to the governor. The department has its headquarters in Tallahassee.

Who is in charge of healthcare in Florida?

State Surgeon General
FDOH is an executive branch agency, established in section 20.43, F.S. FDOH is led by a State Surgeon General, who serves as the State Health Officer and is directly appointed by Florida’s Governor, and confirmed by Florida’s Senate.

Who bought out WellCare?

“Centene Completes Acquisition of WellCare, Creating a Leading Healthcare Enterprise Focused on Government-Sponsored Healthcare Programs,” PR Newswire (January 23, 2020)

How do I contact the Florida Department of Health?

Contact Us

  1. 1-877-888-7468.
  2. [email protected].
  3. 850-922-4195.
  4. Mailing Address. Florida Department of Health. Immunization Section. 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A11. Tallahassee, FL 32399-1719.