If you believe your privacy rights have been violated, you may file a complaint with Joseph Morelli, our Privacy Officer. You may contact Joe here, call him at (518) 218-0000 ext. 4369, or write to him at 300 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY, 12203.
You may also contact the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, or the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. You may call them at (877) 696-6775 or write to them at 200 Independence Ave. S.W., HHH Building Room 509H, Washington DC, 20201.
You may file a grievance with the Office of Civil Rights by calling or writing Region II – US Department of Health and Human Services, Jacob Javits Federal Building, 26 Federal Plaza, Suite 3312, New York, New York 10278, Voice Phone (800) 368-1019, FAX (212) 264-3039, TDD (800) 537-7697.
All complaints must be submitted in writing. You will not be penalized for filing a complaint.