Thank you for your email to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Complaint Mailbox. OCR is responsible for enforcing a variety of Federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination, as well as a Federal law protecting the privacy of individuals’ health information.
Regrettably, the matters you raise in your email are not within our jurisdiction. We are unable to provide you with assistance. If you have not already done so, you may wish to contact your local legal aid office for assistance with your concerns.
To learn more about civil rights and your rights under the rules protecting the privacy of medical records, please visit our website at www.hhs.gov/ocr.
The Government Claims Program (GCP) is for anyone who has suffered a monetary loss that they believe was caused by the action, or inaction, of any state agency. The GCP does not have jurisdiction over local law enforcement or county entities.
For more information about the GCP, please visit our website at: www.vcgcb.ca.gov or you may also contact us at 1-800-955-0045.