Making a Killing
HMOs and the Threat to Your Health

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Appendix 3

Consumer Resources

American Medical Association (AMA)
515 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Ph. 312-464-5000
Website: www.ama-assn.org

American Nurses Association (ANA)
600 Maryland Ave., SW
Suite #100 West
Washington, DC 20024
Ph. 800-274-4ANA
Website: www.nursingworld.org

Association of Trial Lawyers of America
1050 31st St. NW
Washington, DC 20007
Ph. 800-424-2725
Website: www.atlanet.org

California Nurses Association (CNA)
2000 Franklin St.
Oakland, CA 94612
Ph. 510-273-2200
Website: www.califnurses.org

Center for Health Dispute Resolution (CHDR)
1 Fishers Rd., 2nd Fl.
Pittsford, NY 14534-9597
Ph. 716-586-1770
Website: www.healthappeal.com

Center for Patient Advocacy
1350 Beverly Rd., Suite 108
McLean, VA 22101
Ph. 800-846-7444 or 703-748-0400
Website: http://www.patientadvocacy.org" target=_blank>www.patientadvocacy.org

Citizens Council on Health Care
1954 University Ave. West, Suite 8
St. Paul, MN 55104
Ph. 651-646-8935
Website: www.cchc-mn/.org

Consumer Coalition for Quality Health Care
1275 K St. NW, Suite 602
Washington, DC 20005
Ph. 202-789-3606
Webstite: www.consumers.org

Consumers for Quality Care
Jamie CourtóDirector
1750 Ocean Park Blvd., Ste. 200
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Ph. 310-392-0522
Website: www.consumerwatchdog.org

Empower! The Managed Care Patient Advocate
Co-Med Publications, Inc.
210 West Washington Square
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Ph. 215-592-1363
Website: www.comed.com/empower

Families USA
1334 G St. NW, 3rd Fl.
Washington, DC 20005
Ph. 202-628-3030
Website: www.familiesusa.org

The Health Administration Responsibility Project
552 12th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90402
Website: www.harp.org

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
One Renaissance Blvd.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Ph. 630-792-5000
Website: www.jcaho.org

National Association of Insurance Commission (NAIC)
Support & Services Office (SSO)
120 W. 12th St., Suite #1100
Kansas City, MO 64105-1925
Ph. 816-842-3600
Website: www.naic.org

National Center for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
2000 L St., NW, Suite #500
Washington, DC 20036
Ph. 202-955-3500
Website: www.ncqa.org

Pacific Business Group on Health
33 New Montgomery St., Suite 1450
San Francisco, CA 94105
Ph. 888-244-2124 or 415-281-8660
Website: www.healthscope.org

Patients Who Care
1215 Jones Maltsberger Rd., Suite #607
San Antonio, TX 78247
Ph. 210-656-7636
Patient Complaint Hotline: 800-800-5154
Website: www.patients.org

Physicians Who Care
1215 Jones Maltsberger Rd., Suite #607
San Antonio, TX 78247
Ph. 210-656-7636
Website: www.hmopage.org

Public Citizen
Health Research Group
1600 20th St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Website: www.citizen.org/hrg/

US Department of Labor
Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration (PWBA)
Advice and Complaints about ERISA Plans
200 Constitution Ave. NW, Room #N-5656
Washington, DC 20210
Ph. 202-219-8921
Website: www.dol.gov



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