How to file a complaint with the Department of Health (DOH)

We encourage patients harmed by Medical Malpractice and/or those who have complaints and concerns regarding medical treatment received contact the Department of Health Medical Quality Assurance Division and submit a complaint explaining the circumstances.  Complaints may be filed with the Department of Health Medical Quality Assurance by clicking the Florida Health Care Complaint Portal or you can download a complaint form.  Once the complaint form is completed, it needs to be either emailed, faxed (850-488-0796) or mailed to:

Department of Health
Consumer Services Unit
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C75
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3275

How to Investigate Prior Disciplinary Actions. You can start your investigation with the Florida Department of Health (DOH) – Division of Medical Quality Assurance (“MQA”) “Discipline & Administrative Actions”: Public Records License Investigation

Malpractice cases may or may not also involve a “Public Complaint.”