Federal Government

Agencies

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
(410) 786-3000
Toll Free: (877) 267-2323
Web site: www.cms.gov

CMS Region IV, Atlanta Regional Office
CMS Region IV, Atlanta Regional Office
Renard Murray, Regional Administrator
Atlanta Federal Center
61 Forsyth Street Southwest, Suite 4T20
Atlanta, GA 30303-8909
(404) 562-7500
Fax: (404) 562-7186

US Department of Labor
ESA Wage and Hour Division District Office Locations
Web site: www.dol.gov/esa

Nashville Area Office
1321 Murfreesboro Road, Suite 301
Nashville, TN 37217-2626
(615) 781-5395
Fax: (615) 781-5399

Memphis Area Office
Federal Office Building
167 North Main Street, Suite 101
Memphis, TN 38103-1814
(901) 544-3458
Fax: (901) 544-4259

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Contractors

QSource
Dawn FitzGerald, Chief Executive Officer
3175 Lenox Park Boulevard, Suite 309
Memphis, TN 38115-4291
(901) 682-0381
Toll Free: (800) 528-2655
Fax: (901) 761-3786
Web Site: www.qsource.org

Cahaba Government Benefits Administrator
P.O. Box 12724
Birmingham, AL 35202-6724
Provider Contact Customer Service: (877) 567-7271
Web Site: www.cahabagba.com

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Links

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
www.ahrq.gov
ARHQ is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services that conducts research on the various aspects of health care, including long-term care. This official site is primarily dedicated to disseminating the results of ARHQ’s research.

U.S. Census Bureau
www.census.gov
This site provides statistics on population characteristics, information on the Bureau’s staff and publications printed by the Census Bureau.

Federal Register Online
www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/index.html
This web site provides public access to the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register. The online service is kept current and also provides access to historical editions. The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) online allows a user to search for information in a number of ways, including CFR sections by citation, CFR titles, and by keywords.

The General Accounting Office (GAO)
www.gao.gov
The General Accounting Office acts as the investigative agency for Congress and provides daily updates of recently released reports and other publications printed by the GAO.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
www.cms.gov
The official page of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is a vast site designed to assist the health care professional and consumer. From this site, a web user can obtain a copy of the nursing home rules and regulations, the most current MDS 2.0 information and several CMS publications. CMS' nursing home database is also available on this page. Nursing Home Compare contains information on every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
www.osha.gov
OSHA’s web site allows the user to obtain the Administration’s rules and regulations, its strategic plan and a listing of contacts at the regional offices.

United States House of Representatives
www.house.gov
The official site of the U.S. House is an easy way to obtain your representative’s address, phone number and e-mail. It also includes the House schedule and an official voting record.

United States Senate
www.senate.gov
Similar to the House of Representatives site, but the Senate includes a short history of the upper chamber and an art gallery.

Thomas
thomas.loc.gov/
Maintained by the Library of Congress, this site enables the user to search for information about the U.S. Congress and the legislative process. This web page contains bill summaries, the Congressional record and committee information.

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