EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

Oak Orchard Health is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

 


Claims

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

Oak Orchard Community Health Center (dba Oak Orchard Health) and its providers are deemed federal employees, with resultant coverage under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) for actions within the scope of deemed employment, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). Accordingly, claims or notice of medical malpractice claims should be submitted by a claimant to the Office of General Counsel.

Claims or notice of medical malpractice claims should be submitted by a claimant to the Office of General Counsel at the following address:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the General Counsel, General Law Division
Claims and Employment Law Branch
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
330 C Street, SW
Attention: CLAIMS
Switzer Building, Suite 2600
Washington, D.C., 20201
Phone: (202) 691-2369; Fax: 202-619-2922 HHS-FTCA-Claims@hhs.gov