Complaints and Suggestions
Certain complaints are handled better by other agencies. Check this list before you file a complaint.
Neglect or mistreatment: A vulnerable adult, such as an elderly family member, is being neglected or mistreated: not receiving medical treatment, suffering poor hygiene or living conditions, in a facility not licensed by MSDH.
Contact: Mississippi Department of Human Services — Adult Protective Services, 844-437-6282
Financial fraud: A vulnerable person’s money is being taken, or their finances are being misused.
Contact: Mississippi Attorney General, 800-852-8341
Medicaid or Medicare fraud
Contact: Mississippi Division of Medicaid, 800-880-5920 or 601-576-4162
Complaints about drug/alcohol treatment or mental health centers
Contact: Mississippi Department of Mental Health, 601-359-6298 or 1-877-210-8513
Complaints against doctors or medical clinics
Contact: Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure, 601-987-3079
Complaints against nurses
(complaints about nurse aides are handled by MSDH, though)
Contact: Mississippi Board of Nursing, 601-957-6300
You can write to us with a suggestion or complaint about any of our services, or about facilities that we regulate, such as restaurants or child care centers, by sending e-mail to web@HealthyMS.com.
Please include as many details as possible, including the location, date and time of a problem, when you write to us.
|Mississippi Department of Human Services||http://www.mdhs.ms.gov/|
|Mississippi Department of Human Services — Adult Protective Services||http://www.mdhs.ms.gov/adults-seniors/adult-protective-services/|
|Mississippi Attorney General||http://www.ago.state.ms.us/forms/complaint-form/|
|Mississippi Division of Medicaid||https://medicaid.ms.gov/contact/report-fraud-and-abuse/|
|Mississippi Department of Mental Health||http://www.dmh.ms.gov/get-help/dmh-ocs/|
|Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure||https://www.msbml.ms.gov/Complaints|
|Mississippi Board of Nursing||https://www.msbn.ms.gov/investigation/file-complaint|
|file a food facility complaint online »||http://msdh.ms.gov/food/ComplaintSearch.aspx|
|File a complaint online, by e-mail or by phone »||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,183,787,html|
|Make an on-site wastewater complaint »||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,78,html|
|Make a complaint online about a licensed facility »||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,83,787,html|
|Make a complaint or suggestion for WIC »||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/wicsurvey/|
|Make a complaint about discrimination by the OAIV or its subgrantees »||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/44,0,388,827,html|
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