How do I file a complaint about a health care provider, hospital or nursing home?

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) oversees health care providers, hospitals and nursing homes. Please contact the NYSDOH at 1-800-804-5447 or through e-mail at


Phone: (716) 858-7690

Fax: (716) 858-8701

Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

ECDOH Locations

Western New York 211