Bureau of Health Professions Licensure

The Details of File a complaint about a nurse

What you need for File a complaint about a nurse

Information to include when filing a complaint

Be specific in your complaint description. Please include the following information about the incident you are reporting:

  • The nurse's name
  • The nurse's license number, if you have it
  • Location
  • Date
  • Any documentation to support your complaint, such as medical records
  • Your contact information

Use a separate Complaint Form for each nurse named in the complaint.

If you choose to file an anonymous complaint, it must be in writing.

How to file File a complaint about a nurse

Complete the Nursing Complaint Form below and attach supporting documents.

Mail to:
Department of Public Health
Bureau of Health Professions Licensure
Attn: Office of Public Protection
239 Causeway Street
4th Floor

Boston, MA 02114

Downloads for File a complaint about a nurse

Contact for File a complaint about a nurse

Address
239 Causeway St., 5th Floor, Suite 500, Boston, MA 02114
Fax
(617) 973-0980

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