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Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Deanna Clingan-Fischer, JDDeanna Clingan-Fischer, JD, State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

The mission of the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman is to protect the health, safety, welfare and rights of individuals residing in long-term care by investigating complaints, seeking resolutions to problems and providing advocacy with the goal of enhancing quality of life and care.

Iowa’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman program is responsible, through federal and state law, for advocating for residents and tenants of long-term care facilities, including nursing facilities, residential care facilities, assisted living programs and elder group homes.

The Office strives to fulfill this responsibility every day by working to resolve complaints that impact the health, safety and welfare of residents and tenants, as well as by informing residents and tenants of their rights.

Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Overview Brochure

 

Contact Us:

Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman
510 E 12th St., Ste. 2
Des Moines, IA 50319-9025
Phone: (515) 725-3333 or (866) 236-1430 | Fax: (515) 725-3313

Printed from the website on September 03, 2015 at 10:07am.