If you or someone you know is in a life threatening emergency or in immediate danger of harming themselves, call 911.
For questions about health information and resources for programs within the Utah Department of Health, please call our Health Resource Line at 1-888-222-2542. The Health Resource Line is staffed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The hotline employs bilingual staff and has access to over-the-phone interpretation for more than 150 languages.
Other helpful telephone hotlines:
DISEASE REPORTING. To notify the Utah Department of Health of a reportable disease, please call the 24-Hour Urgent Event & Disease Reporting line at 1-888-EPI-UTAH (374-8824).
MENTAL HEALTH & SUICIDE CRISIS. If you or someone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts, call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or the UNI CrisisLine at 801-587-3000. Other crisis resources and crisis-related telephone hotlines (suicide, domestic violence, mental health, substance abuse) are available here.
MEDICAID. For questions about the Utah Medicaid Program, please call 801-538-6155 (Salt Lake City area) or 1-800-662-9651. Medicaid customer service staff are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Thursday hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.). If you are a veteran and have questions related to Medicaid, you may contact our Veteran’s Coordinator, Blake Anderson, at 801-538-9925. For member concerns or complaints, contact the Division of Medicaid and Health Financing Constituent Services Representative at 801-538-6417 or 1-877-291-5583 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
QUITTING TOBACCO. For help quitting tobacco, please call the Utah Tobacco Quit Line at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (784-8669). TTY/hearing impaired 1-888-229-2182. ¿Habla español? Llame 1-877-629-1585. Trained staff are available 24/7.
PREGNANCY & BREASTFEEDING QUESTIONS. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding and have questions about medications, drugs, chemicals, and other environmental exposures that can potentially harm your baby, please call our MotherToBaby program at 1-800-822-2229. Our trained staff are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Questions may also be asked via text messaging at 855-999-3525 or email at email@example.com during regular business hours.
CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT. To report possible child abuse or neglect, please call the Child Abuse Intake Hotline at 1-855-323-3237.
WIC CLIENTS. If you are a client being served by the Women, Infants, and Children or WIC program and have questions, please call 1-877-WIC-KIDS (942-5437).
For questions or to submit a complaint about a child care or health care facility/provider, please call one of our telephone hotlines below.
CHILD CARE. For questions or to submit a complaint about a child care center/provider, please call 1-888-287-3704.
HOME HEALTH. For questions or to submit a complaint about a home health agency/provider, please call 1-800-999-7339.
NURSING HOMES. For questions or to submit a complaint about a nursing home agency/provider, please call 1-800-662-4157.
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