Here Are Some Useful Contact Details of Florida State who can answer you question about Health insurance, Medical insurance and etc.

Organization name Can answer my questions about Contact information
SHIP — State Health Insurance Assistance Program Personalized health insurance counseling Toll Free: (800) 963-5337
TTY: (850) 955-8771
1-800-MEDICARE General Medicare information, ordering Medicare booklets, and information about health plans. Toll Free: (800) 633-4227
Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care Finding out if urgent care centers and ambulatory surgical centers are accredited or not. Local: (847) 853-6060
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Ordering brochures on “Choosing a Hospital, Choosing Treatments and Choosing a Hospital.” Toll Free: (800) 358-9295
Toll Free TTY: (888) 586-6340
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities Finding out if an ambulatory surgical center is accredited or not. Toll Free: (888) 545-5222
Local: (847) 775-1970
American Association of Kidney Patients Educational materials for people with kidney disease. Toll Free: (800) 749-2257
Local: (813) 636-8100
American Board of Medical Specialties Finding out if a doctor is board certified. Toll Free: (866) 275-2267
Local: (312) 436-2600
American Cancer Society Finding information on cancer. Toll Free: (800) 227-2345
Toll Free TTY: (866) 228-4327
American Heart Association Finding information on heart disease. Toll Free: (800) 242-8721
Local: (214) 570-2000
Spanish: (800) 242-8721
American Hospital Association Finding a voluntary list of patients’ rights in a hospital. Toll Free: (800) 424-4301
Local: (312) 422-3000
American Kidney Fund Financial assistance and educational materials for people with kidney disease. Toll Free: (800) 638-8299
Local: (301) 881-3052
Spanish: (866) 300-2900
American Self-Help Clearinghouse Finding specific health support groups in your area. Toll Free: (800) 367-6274
Local: (973) 989-1122
Beneficiary and Family Centered Care Quality Improvement Organization (BFCC-QIO) Complaints about quality of care, and filing an appeal or complaint. Toll Free: (844) 455-8708
Local: (813) 280-8256
Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC) Medicare Secondary Payer, and who pays first. Toll Free: (855) 798-2627
TTY: (855) 797-2627
Carrier Part B bills and services. Toll Free: (800) 633-4227
Center for Health Dispute Resolution (CHDR) Requesting external reviews of Medicare managed care denials. Local: (585) 425-5210
CHIP — Children’s Health Insurance Program Health insurance programs to children whose families earn too much to be eligible for Medicaid, but not enough to purchase private insurance. Toll Free: (888) 540-5437
TTY: (877) 427-9825
CHIP — Insure Kids Now Children’s Health Insurance Program Toll Free: (877) 543-7669
CMS RO – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Regional Office Information on local seminars and health fairs on Medicare health plan choices, or to report a complaint directly to CMS. Local: (404) 562-7500
College of American Pathologists Finding out if the lab where your blood tests are sent is accredited or not. Toll Free: (800) 323-4040
Local: (847) 832-7000
Department of Defense Whether I qualify for military retiree health care benefits. Local: (703) 571-3343
Department of Veterans Affairs VA medical benefits. Toll Free: (800) 827-1000
DME MAC — Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractor Bills for durable medical equipment and a list of approved suppliers of this equipment. Toll Free: (800) 633-4227
Eldercare Location Finding necessary and convenient services that serve the elderly in their community. Toll Free: (800) 677-1116
Local: (202) 434-2120
ESRD — End-Stage Renal Disease Networks Where to submit a complaint about the quality of care I received from my kidney dialysis facility. Toll Free: (800) 826-3773
Local: (813) 383-1530
ESRD State Survey Agency Complaints about the quality of care in dialysis facilities. Toll Free: (888) 419-3456
Local: (850) 412-4500
Federal Black Lung Program Finding out where my doctor should send the bills for the diagnosis and treatment of my black lung disease. Toll Free: (800) 638-7072
Fiscal Intermediary Part A bills and services, hospital care, skilled nursing care, and fraud. Toll Free: (800) 633-4227
Home Health Agency Home Health Care which is skilled nursing care and certain other health care services that you get in your home for the treatment of an illness or injury. Toll Free: (888) 419-3456
Local: (850) 412-4403
HUD — U.S. Department of Housing Information and services about homes and communities for citizens and for HUD’s current and potential home buyers. Toll Free: (800) 569-4287
Local: (202) 708-1112
TTY: (202) 708-1455
Internal Revenue Service Obtaining materials/forms for income tax filing and how Medicare Savings Accounts can affect my income taxes. Toll Free: (800) 829-1040
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) Finding out if your health care organization is accredited or not. Local: (630) 792-5800
Medicaid – Report Fraud Report Medicaid fraud and abuse. Toll Free: (866) 762-2237
Local: (850) 921-1802
National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Information Service Information on cancer treatments, clinical trails, alternative medicine, coping with side effects, and other cancer related information. Toll Free: (800) 422-6237
(Quit Smoking Program (877) 448-7848)
National Institute on Aging Information Center Discussing health concerns, medicines, and other issues important to older people. Toll Free: (800) 222-2225
Toll Free TTY: (800) 222-4225
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Educational materials for people with kidney disease. Toll Free: (800) 891-5390
Local: (301) 654-4415
National Kidney Foundation, Inc. Support groups and educational materials for people with kidney disease. Toll Free: (800) 622-9010
Local: (212) 889-2210
Nursing Home State Survey Agency Where to submit a complaint about the quality of life or quality of care inside a nursing home. Toll Free: (888) 419-3456
Local: (850) 412-4303
Office for Civil Rights Submitting a complaint about discrimination. Local: (404) 562-7886
Office of Personnel Management Claims and other issues for retired federal employees and their dependents/survivors. Toll Free: (888) 767-6738
Local: (202) 606-1800
TTY: (202) 606-2532
Toll Free TTY: (800) 878-5707
OIG (DHHS) — Office of the Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) Reporting fraud. Toll Free: (800) 447-8477
Local: (202) 619-1343
Toll Free TTY: (800) 377-4950
Ombudsman Obtaining information on nursing homes or resolving problems between nursing homes and residents or their families. Toll Free: (888) 831-0404
Local: (850) 414-2323
Primary Care Association Finding a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) closest to me to help me lower my health care costs. FQHCs include community health centers, tribal health clinics, migrant health services, and health centers for the homeless. Toll Free: (800) 456-8263
Local: (850) 942-1822
Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) Local and community level projects to improve patient safety, reduce harm, and improve clinical care. Local: (602) 801-6600
RHHI — Regional Home Health Intermediary Home health, hospice care, and fraud. Toll Free: (800) 633-4227
RRB Carrier – Railroad Retirement Board Carrier (For Railroad Retirement beneficiaries only) – Part B bills and services. Toll Free: (888) 355-9165
Local: (877) 288-7600
RRB — Railroad Retirement Board (For Railroad Retirement beneficiaries only) – RRB benefits, lost RRB Medicare card, address change, and enrolling in Medicare. Toll Free: (877) 772-5772
(Additional Fax # 904-232-2874) TTY: (312) 751-4701
Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) Complaints about quality of care, and filing an appeal or complaint. Local: (255) 248-7898
SSA — Social Security Administration Changing my address, Medicare Part A or Part B, lost Medicare card, and Social Security benefits. Toll Free: (800) 772-1213
(7am-7pm M-F (24×7 automated service as well))
State Department of Insurance Medigap Policies Toll Free: (877) 693-5236
(Opt. 2 for Spanish) Local: (850) 413-3089
State Health Departments Health based programs and services. Local: (850) 414-2000
TTY: (850) 414-2001
State Hospice Organization To find a hospice program in my area. Toll Free: (800) 282-6560
Local: (850) 878-2632
State Medical Assistance Office Medicaid program Toll Free: (866) 762-2237
Local: (850) 487-1111


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