this is an outdated text: switch to the updated & improved dc code website
home, about

The DC Code: § 7-2071.05 Public outreach.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)

The Ombudsman Program shall implement innovative strategies and tools to maximize its outreach to consumers, including provision of the following accessible information sources and services:

1
A toll-free 1-800 telephone number that operates in the District metropolitan area;
2
A website on the Internet;
3
In-person counseling;
4
Establishing relationships with organizations in each ward of the city to provide outreach and receive referrals;
5
Active liaison, partnership, and information sharing with community, consumer, health, disability, religious, ethnic-based organizations, and other organizations; and
6
A one-page, easy-to-read flyer describing the Ombudsman Program's services that shall be available to the public.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 15-331, see notes following § 7-2071.01. DC CODE § 7-2071.05 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 12, 2005, D.C. Law 15-331, § 6, 52 DCR 1981.)