Kindred Healthcare Complaints

Jake Bittle filed this request with the Health and Human Services Commission of Texas .
Due Aug. 21, 2020
Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

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From: Jake Bittle

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all complaints filed between the inclusive period between January 1, 2015 and July 27, 2020 against the hospice and home health care provider "Kindred Healthcare", also doing business as "Kindred At Home", including records of

—the date the complaint was filed
—the county of residence of the complainant
—the allegations in the complaint
—the outcome of any investigation into those allegations
—the resolution or conclusion of the complaint

and any other relevant information that may be included in the complaint files.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Jake Bittle

From: Texas Department of State Health Services

Hi Jake,

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission regulates hospice facilities. You can reach their media relations group at Christine.mann@hhsc.state.tx.us<mailto:Christine.mann@hhsc.state.tx.us>.
Best,
Lara

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Lara M. Anton
Press Officer
Texas Department of State Health Services
(o) 512-776-7753 ● (m) 512-865-1338
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From: Jake Bittle

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all complaints filed between the inclusive period between January 1, 2015 and July 27, 2020 against the hospice and home health care provider "Kindred Healthcare", also doing business as "Kindred At Home", including records of

—the date the complaint was filed
—the county of residence of the complainant
—the allegations in the complaint
—the outcome of any investigation into those allegations
—the resolution or conclusion of the complaint

and any other relevant information that may be included in the complaint files.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Jake Bittle

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