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Nursing home abuse involving Alabama nursing homes should be reported.  Below are the names of state officials to whom you may report nursing home abuse or neglect.

State Long Term Care Ombudsman
Virginia Moore-Bell
State LTC Ombudsman
AL Dept. of Senior Services
770 Washington Avenue
RSA Plaza, Suite 470
Montgomery, AL 36130
Work: (334)242-5743
Fax: (334)242-5594
Office on Aging
Irene Collins
Executive Director
Department of Senior Services
RSA Plaza
770 Washington Avenue, Ste 470
PO Box 301851
Montgomery, AL 36130-1851
Work: (334)242-5743
Fax: (334)242-5594
Licensure and Certifications
Rick Harris
Bureau of Health Provider Standards
Bureau Health Provider Standards
P.O. Box 303017
Montgomery, AL 36130
Work: (334)206-5366
Fax: (334)206-5088
Medicaid Fraud Unit Control
Bruce Lieberman
Director, MFCU
Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of Alabama
Office of the Attorney General
11 S Union Street
Montgomery, AL 36130
Work: (334)242-7327
Fax: (334)353-8796
Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrator
Katrina Magdon
Executive Secretary
AL Board of Examiners for NHA
4156 Carmichael Road
Montgomery, AL 36106
Work: (334)271-6214
Fax: (334)244-6509
Medicaid Agency
Mike Lewis
Alabama Medicaid Agency
501 Dexter Avenue
PO Box 5624
Montgomery, AL 36103-5624
Work: (334)242-5600
Fax: (334)242-5097
Quality Improvement Organization
Robert Sherrill, MD
Interim CEO
AL Quality Assurance Foundation
1 Perimeter Park South
Suite 200 North
Birmingham, AL 35243-2354
Work: (205)970-1600
Fax: (205)970-1616
Protection and Advocacy System
Reuben Cook
Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
University of Alabama
526 Martha Parham West
Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0395
Work: (205)348-4928
Fax: (205)348-3909
Adult Protective Service Agency
Doris Ball
Program Manager
Office of Adult Services
Family Svcs. Div/Human Res.
50 Ripley Street
Montgomery, AL 36130
Work: (334)242-1355
Fax: (334)242-0939
Citizen Advocacy Group
Dixie Kuykendall
Alabama Advocates for Quality Care
3717 Midway Road
Adamsville, AL 35005
Work: (205)674-9853
Local and Regional Ombudsmen
Vince Armstrong
Southern AL Regional Council on Aging
LTC Ombudsman Program
230 North Oates Street
P.O. Box 1886
Dothan, AL 36302
Work: (334)793-6843
Fax: (334)671-3651
Area Served: Barbour, Coffee, Covington, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston counties
Suzette Burkhart
South Alabama Reg Planning Comm
LTC Ombudsman Program
PO Box 1665
651 Church Street
Mobile, AL 36633
Work: (251)433-6541
Fax: (334)433-6009

Virginia Centanni
Top of Alabama Reg Council of Government
LTC Ombudsman Program
115A Washington Street, SE
Huntsville, AL 35801
Work: (256)533-3330
Fax: (256)533-3442
Area Served: Dekalb. Jackson, Limestone, Madison, Marshall counties
Karen Crawford
South Central Alabama Development Comm
LTC Ombudsman Program
5900 Carmichael Place
Montgomery, AL 36117
Work: (334)244-6903
Fax: (334)270-0038
Area Served: Bullock, Butler, Crenshaw, Lowndes, Macon, Pike counties
Martha Dodge
South Alabama Reg Planning Comm
LTC Ombudsman Program
PO Box 1665
651 Church Street
Mobile, AL 36633
Work: (251)433-6541
Fax: (334)433-6009
Area Served: Baldwin, Escambia, Mobile counties
Karen Guice
Jefferson County Council on Aging, Inc.
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
3712 4th Avenue, South
Birmingham, AL 35222
Work: (205)325-1416
Fax: (205)325-1429
Area Served: Jefferson County
Kim Headspeth
Lee-Russell Council of Government
LTC Ombudsman Program
2207 Gateway Drive
Opelika, AL 36801-6834
Work: (334)749-5264
Fax: (334)749-6582
Area Served: Lee, Russell counties
Brenna Johnson
Middle Alabama AAA
LTC Ombudsman Program
307 7th Street North
Clanton, AL 35045
Work: (205)280-4175
Fax: (205)280-4176
Area Served: Blount, Chilton, Shelby, St. Clair, Walker counties
Stefanie Kelley
North Cen AL Reg Council of Govts
LTC Ombudsman Program
216 Jackson Street
P.O. Box C
Decatur, AL 35602
Work: (256)355-4515
Fax: (256)351-1380
Area Served: Cullman, Lawrence, Morgan
Kathy Law
Alabama-Tomigbee Reg Comm
Long Term Care Ombudsman Prog.
107 Broad Street
Camden, AL 36726
Work: (334)682-4234
Fax: (334)682-4205
Area Served: Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Dallas, Marengo, Monroe, Perry, Sumter, Washington, Wilcox counties
Gray Price
Central Alabama Aging Consortium
LTC Ombudsman Program
818 South Perry Street
Suite 1
Montgomery, AL 36104
Work: (334)240-4666
Fax: (334)240-4681
Area Served: Montgomery, Autauga, Elmore counties
Jill Raynowska
West Alabama Regional Commission
Long Term Care Ombudsman Prog.
4200 Hwy 69 North - Suite One
Northport, AL 35473-3505
Work: (205)333-2990
Fax: (205)333-2713
Area Served: Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, Pickens, Tuscaloosa counties
Monica Rowe
Lead Ombudsman
East Alabama Reg Plan & Dev Comm
LTC Ombudsman Program
1130 Quintard Avenue,Suite 300
P.O. Box 2186
Anniston, AL 36202
Work: (256)237-6741
Fax: (256)237-6763
Jeff Thompson
Northwest Alabama Council of Local Govts
LTC Ombudsman Program
103 Student Drive
P.O. Box 2603
Muscle Shoals, AL 35662
Work: (256)389-0500
Fax: (256)389-0599
Area Served: Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, Marion, Winston counties