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Frequently Asked Questions

Concerns about Medical Providers

How can I report a concern or file a complaint about a medical provider?

To report a concern or file a complaint about an individual medical provider (i.e. doctors, nurses), please contact:

Pennsylvania Department of State
Professional Compliance Office
2601 North 3rd Street
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649

Complaints Hotline: 1-800-822-2113

Make a Complaint Online
Download the Statement of Complaint Form

Note: The Department of State does not address concerns and complaints about medical facilities (i.e. hospitals, nursing homes). Concerns and complaints about medical facilities should be directed to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

How can I report a concern or file a complaint about a medical facility (i.e. hospitals, nursing homes)?

To report a concern or file a complaint about a medical facility, please contact:

Pennsylvania Department of Health
Health and Welfare Building 8th Floor West
624 Forster Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120

1-PA-HEALTH
(1-877-724-3258)

Note: The Department of Health does not address concerns and complaints about individual medical providers (i.e. doctors, nurses). Concerns and complaints about individual medical providers should be directed to the Pennsylvania Department of State.

How can I report a concern or file a complaint against an abortion provider or an ambulatory surgery center?

To report a concern or file a complaint about an abortion provider or an ambulatory surgery center, contact both the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Pennsylvania Department of State:

Pennsylvania Department of Health
Health and Welfare Building
8th Floor West
624 Forster Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120

1-PA-HEALTH
(1-877-724-3258)

Pennsylvania Department of State
Professional Compliance Office
2601 North 3rd Street
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649

Complaints Hotline: 1-800-822-2113

Make a Complaint Online
Download the Statement of Complaint Form