Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association 675 North St. Claire Street Chicago, IL 60601 (312)440-6000
Department of Health and Human Services Inspector General Hotline Office of the Inspector General P.O. Box 23489 Washington, DC 20026 (800)368-5779 U.S. government hotline for complaints regarding Medicare or Medicaid; provides assistance with issues of entitlements, benefits, insurance, and community resources.
Disabled American Veterans 807 Main Avenue SW Washington, DC 20024 (202)554-3501 (202)554-3581 FAX Web site: http://www.dav.org/ Provides assistance with health benefits for U.S. veterans.
Hill-Burton Free Hospital Care 5600 Fishers Lane,
Room 7-47 Rockville, MD 20857 (800)683-0742 Hotline (301)594-5999 FAX Web site:
http://www.hrsa.dhhs.gov/bhrd/dfcr/dfcrmain.htm U.S. government program that can
arrange for cost-assisted care for disadvantaged individuals at certain medical
facilities or hospitals.
National Insurance Consumer Hotline 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004 (800)942-4242 Provides assistance in finding insurance coverage, information on insurance issues and a consumer complaint service.