The Office of General Counsel, through competent, responsive, and professional representation of our clients, the Alabama Department of Public Health and its officers and employees, will promote the Department's goals and values by providing excellent legal services with integrity, zeal, accuracy, and efficiency.
Identity Theft/HIPAA Breach
ADPH continues to cooperate with the IRS and DOJ in their investigation of identity theft and the filing of false tax returns, particularly for the years 2011 and 2012. Individuals who believe they may have been affected should read more (also available en Espaņol) for additional information.
Proposals to adopt, amend or repeal regulations pertaining to public health topics in Alabama can be found on Laws/Regulations.
Civil Complaint: New Woman All Women Health Care
On March 26, 2013, the Alabama Department of Public Health filed a civil complaint in Jefferson County Circuit Court seeking to enjoin operation of an unlicensed abortion/reproductive health center in Birmingham, Alabama. Read the complaint in its entirety. (20 MB)
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