Ingleside Hospital - Part 4
Kathi, Carole must have at least heard of my situation. Read the info I received via email (below) on 10/3/2005 from the Department of Mental Health. Keep in mind that a lady just called me yesterday from LA County Patients' Rights.
Dear Mr. Haney,
My name is Glenna Wheeler and I work in the Department of Mental Health, Office of Human Rights. Your email was forwarded to my office from the individuals working on the responses to the Department's public hearing comments for proposed regulations.
Your email includes several different concerns regarding potential patients' rights violations. The appropriate individuals to speak with regarding your concerns are the local, county patients rights advocate and/or the local, county Mental Health Director. Therefore, I am forwarding a copy of your email to both of them for review. Additionally, below I have provided their names, phone numbers, and addresses in case you would like to contact them directly regarding your concerns.
Los Angeles County Patients' Rights Office Director:
550 S. Vermont Avenue, 5th floor
Los Angeles, CA 90020-1991
Toll Free: 1-800-700-9996
Mental Health Director:
Marvin Southard, DSW, Mental
550 S. Vermont Avenue, 12th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90020
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Glenna Wheeler, Chief
Department of Mental Health
Office of Human Rights
1600 Ninth Street, Ste. 153
Sacramento, CA 95814