2. Within 7 Days
Submit an electronic report using the Virtual Gateway - Healthcare Facility Reporting System (HCFRS).
NOTE: If you are reporting for a nursing home and the incident you reported to DPH involved a physician’s failure to adequately treat the resident, you may need to file a copy of that report with the Board of Registration in Medicine (BORIM). Click here to learn more.
Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality
617-363-0755 or 617-469-1111