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State Ombudsman Program

Barbara Hickert , State LTC Ombudsman

Office of the State LTC Ombudsman

900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1041
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (785)296-3017
Fax: (785) 296-3916

Local Ombudsman Programs

Mary Blake , Region 9 LTC Ombudsman

130 S. Market
Wichita, KS  67202
Work: (913) 236-9385
Area Served: Region 9- Butler, Chautaugu, Cowley, Elk, Greenwood, Montgomery, Wilson and Woodson Counties

Velvet Unrein , Region 6 LTC Ombudsman

Office of the State LTC Ombudsman

322 E. 8th
Hays, ks  67601
Work: (785) 628-3121 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Area Served: Region 6: Cheyenne, Decatur, Ellis, Jewell, Graham, Gove, Logan, Mitchell Norton, Osborne, Phillips, Rawlins, Rooks, Russell, Sheridan, Sherman, Smith, Trego, Thomas, Wallace and Lincoln Counties

Phylis Toumberlin , Region 3 LTC Ombudsman

900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1041
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (913) 236-9385 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Area Served: Johnson and Wyandotte Counties

Gloria Simpson , Region 4 LTC Ombudsman

Kansas Department on Aging - Region IV
LTC Ombudsman Office

300 W. Douglas, Suite 202
Wichita, ks  67202
Work: (316) 347-1429 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Area Served: Region 4: Harper, Harvey, Sedgwick, Kingman and Sumner Counties

Jan Scoggins , Region 5 LTC Ombudsman

1509 Avenue P, 5th Floor
Dodge City, ks  67801
Work: (620) 225-2439 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (620) 227-9667
Area Served: Region 5: Barber, Clark, Comanche, Edwards, Finney, Ford, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Kiowa, Lane, Meade, Morton, Ness, Pratt, Scott Seward, Stanton, Stevens and Wichita Counties

Vacant N/A , Region 7 LTC Ombudsman

Office of the State LTC Ombudsman

900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1041 , 503 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (785) 296-6017 or (785) 230-3835
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Area Served: Region 7: Atchison, Brown, Cloud, Clay, Doniphan, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall, Nemaha, Potawatomie, Republic, Riley, Washington and Leavenworth Counties

Lori Myers , Region 1 LTC Ombudsman

600 Andrew Avenue, Suite 200
South Hutchinson, ks  67505
Work: (620) 728-0180 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (785) 663-7868
Area Served: Rush, Pawnee, Barton, Ottawa, Stafford, Reno, Kingman, Rice, Saline Ellsworth and McPherson Counties

Gina Elliott , Region 8 LTC Ombudsman

900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1041
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (620) 230-0743 or (877) 662-8362
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Area Served: Region 8: Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Cherokee, Crawford, Labette, Linn, Neesho, Miami, Franklin and Douglas Counties

Cyntha Bailey , Region 2 LTC Ombudsman

900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1041
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (785) 296-2962 or (785) 230-0715
Fax: (785) 296-3916
Website: http://www.kansasombudsmanksgov.com/
Area Served: Region 2: Chase, Dickinson, Geary, Lyon, Marion, Morris, Osage, Shawnee and Wabaunsee Counties

Citizen Advocacy Groups

Kansas Advocates for Better Care

Mitzi McFatrich , Executive Director

913 Tennessee Street #2
Lawrence, KS  66044
Work: (800) 525-1782
Website: http://www.kabc.org

Other

Office on Aging

Kari Bruffett , Interim Secretary of Aging and Disability Services
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

New England Building , 503 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka, ks  66603-3404
Work: (785) 296-5222
Fax: (785) 296-0256
Website: http://www.kdads.ks.gov

Protection and Advocacy System

Rocky Nichols , Executive Director
Disability Rights Center of Kansas

214 SW 6th Ave. , Suite 100
Topeka, ks  66603
Work: (785) 273-9661
Fax: (785) 273-9414

Quality Improvement Organization

KePro Kansas


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Work: (813) 280-8256
Website: http://www.keproqio.com/bene/statelisting.aspx?state=Kansas

State Attorneys General

Derek Schmidt , State Attorney General

120 S.W. 10th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Topeka, ks  66612-1597
Work: (785) 296-2215
Fax: (785) 296-6296
Website: http://www.ksag.org/home/

Adult Protective Services Agency

Leslie Hale , Administrator
Department for Children and Family Services

D.S.O.B. - 681 West , 915 SW Harrison
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (785) 368-8105

Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrator

Brenda Kroll , AUD/SLP License Administrator
Kansas Dept. for Aging & Disability Services/Board of Adult Care Home Administrators

612 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka, ks  66603
Work: (785) 296-0061

Licensure and Certifications

Gina Meier-Hummel , Commissioner
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services/Health Occupations Credentialing

612 South Kansas Avenue
Topeka, ks  66603-3404
Work: (785) 296-1260
Fax: (785) 296-0256

Medicaid Agency

Susan Moiser , Medicaid Director
Department of Health and Environment

1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 220
Topeka, ks  66612
Work: (785) 296-0461

Medicaid Fraud Unit Control

Loren Snell, Jr. , Director
Office of the Attorney General

120 SW 10th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Topeka, ks  66612-1597
Work: (785) 368-6214
Fax: (785) 368-6223

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