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State Ombudsman Program

Suzanne Messenger , State LTC Ombudsman

WV Bureau of Senior Services

21 Middletown Road, Suite 200
Fairmont, wv  26554
Work: (304) 816-3151
Fax: (304) 363-1598
Website: http://www.wvseniorservices.gov

Local Ombudsman Programs

Mellissa Wright , Staff Attorney/ Regional LTCO Associate Director

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Legal Aid of West Virginia

235 High Street , Litton Bldg., 4th Floor
Morgantown, WV  26505
Work: 866-255-4370
Website: http://www.lawv.net

Chris Rine , Regional Ombudsman

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Legal Aid of West Virginia

1025 Main Street
Wheeling, WV  26003
Work: 866-255-4370
Website: http://www.lawv.net
Area Served: Brooke, Hancock, Marion, Marshall, Ohio, Tyler and Wetzel Counties

Linda Wahlbaker , Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

327 Ninth Street
Parkersburg, wv  26101
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext. 2913
Fax: 304-428-6741
Area Served: Calhoun, Doddridge, Jackson, Mason, Pleasants, Ritchie, Wirt and Wood Counties

Marie Parker , Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

1519 North Walker Street
Princeton, wv  24740
Work: 1-800834-0598, ext. 3017
Fax: 304-431-3016
Website: http://www.lawv.net
Area Served: Fayette, Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe and Summers Counties

Kathryn McIntyre , Regional Long-term Care Ombudsman

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc.

525 Winchester Ave. , P. O. Box 6040
Martinsburg, wv  25402
Work: 1-800-834-0598 x 2812
Fax: 304-264-8945
Website: http://www.lawv.net
Area Served: Berkley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, Morgan and Pendleton Counties

Delores (Polly) Lafferty , Regional Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

115B South Kanawha Street
Beckley, wv  25801
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext.2216
Fax: 304-255-0562
Website: http://www.lawv.net
Area Served: Raleigh, Boone, Logan, Mingo, McDowell and Wyoming Counties

Ed Hopple , Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

165 Scott Ave., Ste 209
Morgantown, wv  26508
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext. 3912
Fax: 304-296-0276
Area Served: Harrison, Monongalia, Lewis, Preston, Taylor

Roy Herzbach , Regional Ombudsman Program Director

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Legal Aid of West Virginia

922 Quarrier Street , 4th Floor
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext. 2135
Website: http://www.lawv.net

Tami Handley , Regional Ombudsman

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Legal Aid of West Virginia

1005 Sixth Avenue
Huntington, wv  25701
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext. 2520
Fax: 304-697-2071
Website: http://www.lawv.net
Area Served: Cabell, Lincoln, Putnam and Wayne Counties

Mary Booth , Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

922 Quarrier Street, 4th Floor
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 1-800-834-0598, ext. 2139
Fax: 304-345-5934
Area Served: Clay, Kanawha

Brenda Alvarado , Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Legal Aid of West Virginia

P.O. Box 229
Elkins, wv  26241
Work: 1-800-834-0598 x 2420
Fax: 304-630-2058
Area Served: Barbour, Braxton, Gilmer, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Randolph, Upshur, Tucker, Webster

Citizen Advocacy Groups

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Office on Aging

Robert Roswall , Commissioner
WV Bureau of Seniors Services

1900 Kanawha Boulevard East , Town Center Mall, 3rd Level
Charleston, wv  25305
Work: 304-558-3317
Fax: 304-558-5609
Website: http://www.wvseniorservices.gov

Protection and Advocacy System

Clarice Hausch , Executive Director
West Virginia Advocates, Inc.

1207 Quarrier Street , Litton Bldg., 4th Floor
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 304-346-0847
Fax: 304-346-0867
Website: http://www.wvadvocates.org

Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network

John Wiesendanger (WV) , Chief Executive Officer
WV Medical Institute, Inc.

3001 Chesterfield Avenue
Charleston, wv  25304
Work: 304-346-9864
Fax: 304-347-8663
Website: http://www.qiwv.org

Quality Improvement Organization

KePro West Virginia


, wv  
Work: (844) 455-8708

State Attorneys General

Patrick Morrisey

State Capital , 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E., Building 1, Rm E-26
Charleston, wv  25305
Work: 304-558-2021
Fax: 304-588-0140
Website: http://www.wvago.gov/

Adult Protective Services Agency

Kathie King , Promgram Manager II
Div. of Children and Adult Services WV DHHR - BCF

350 Capitol Street , Room 730
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 304-558-0628
Fax: 304-558-4194
Website: http://www.wvdhhr.org/bcf

Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrator

Veronica S. Cummings , Executive Director
WV NHA Licensing Board

PO Box 522 , 3655 Winfield Road
Winfield, wv  25213
Work: 304-586-4070
Fax: 304-586-4079
Website: http://www.state.wv.us/wvnha

Licensure and Certifications

JoLynn Marra , Director
Facility Licensure and Certification WV DHHR - OHFLAC

480 Leon Sullivan Way
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 304-558-0050
Website: https://ohflac.wv.gov/

Medicaid Agency

Cynthia Beane , Commissioner
WV Dept of Health and Human Resources

350 Capitol Street , Room 251
Charleston, wv  25301-3706
Work: 304-558-1700
Fax: 304-558-1451
Website: http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/bms/Pages/default.aspx

Medicaid Fraud Unit Control

Trina Crowder , Director
OIG-MFCU WV DHHR

408 Leon Sullivan Way
Charleston, wv  25301
Work: 304-558-1858
Fax: 304-558-3498

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