1. You must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer in order to use this form. It is available for a free download here.
  2. Click "Facility Abuse Reporting Form" above to open the form in the Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  3. Use your Tab key to advance through the form's fields in sequence. (You can also use your mouse to click into a specific field.)
  4. Fill out the form's fields as specified. Not every field is required to be completed if the information is unknown/unavailable.
  5. Save the document to your local C:/ drive, or in a location of your choice on your computer. You may rename the file if you wish.
  6. Open your e-mail program and send the saved file to (Remember to attach the file!)
  7. The form may also be printed, completed by hand, and then faxed or mailed to the PPCO at the number/address below.
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The Protection for Persons in Care Office
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