McDaniel Announces Health Care Bureau

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Attorney General Dustin McDaniel today announced the creation of the Health Care Bureau within the Arkansas Attorney General's Office.  Aimed at protecting Arkansas consumers from unfair health care practices and shaping consumer-related health care policies in the state of Arkansas, the bureau will:

-Assist cnsumers with complaints against health care organizations that are involved in unfair and deceptive practices.

-Advise the governor and Legislature on consumer health care issues.

-Handle health care-related litigation; and

-Work with state and federal agencies that focus on health care issues.

Consumers who have health care-related questions or concerns, or who wish to file a related consumer complaint may contact the bureau by calling 1-800-482-8982.