Other Helpful Resources


Crisis Centers

Nevada (Statewide)  Las Vegas
Suicide Prevention Hotline of Nevada
First Call For Help - Crisis Call Center;
Phone (775) 784-8090 or 1-800-273-8255
Suicide Prevention Center of Clark County;
Phone 1-877-885-4673

    Governor’s Consumer Health Advocate

    Our Mission: To allow all Nevadans access to the information they need regarding their health care concerns. To assist consumers and injured employees in understanding their rights and responsibilities under various health care plans and policies of industrial insurance.

    555 E. Washington Ave., Ste. 4800
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
    Phone: (702) 486-3587
    Fax: (702) 486-3586
    Toll Free: 1 (888) 333-1597
    Email: cha@govcha.nv.gov
    Website: http://dhhs.nv.gov/Programs/CHA/


    Board of Medical Examiners Complaint Investigation Division:
    How to file a complaint with the board against a doctor or physician assistant.
    http://www.medboard.nv.gov/

    Department of Industrial Relations Workers' Compensation Information:
    http://dir.nv.gov/WCS/Home/

    Workers' Compensation Forms:
    http://dir.nv.gov/WCS/Workers__Compensation_Forms_and_Worksheets/

    Nevada Equal Rights Commission:
    http://detr.state.nv.us/nerc.htm

    State of Nevada Department of Employment Training & Rehabilitation
    Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation:

    http://detr.state.nv.us/rehab/reh_vorh.htm

    State Welfare Office
    Nevada Department of Health and Human Services:

    http://dwss.nv.gov/ 

      Federal Programs

      United States Department of Labor 
      Disability Resources:

      http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/disability/index.htm

      Social Security:
      The Social Security Web site.
      http://www.ssa.gov

      United States Department of Labor:
      Veterans' Employment
      Training Service (VETS)
      http://www.dol.gov/vets/

      Veterans Administration:
      Information on VA benefits.
      http://benefits.va.gov/benefits/

        Other Associations and Organizations

        Workers' Compensation Administrators Directory:
        A list of Workers' Compensation Administrators throughout the 50 United States, US Territories, and Canada;
        http://www.casemanagement.com/casemanagers/reference/workerscomp-administrators.html

        Smart Medicine Medical Dictionary:
        http://www.medicinenet.com/Script/Main/ALPHAIDX.asp?li=MNI&d=712&cu=16583&w=0&Param=ADICT

        Americans with Disabilities Act Document Center:
        http://askjan.org/links/adalinks.htm

          Law Sites

          Nevada State Legislature Web Site: Contains full text of the Nevada Revised Statutes, the Nevada Administrative Code, recently passed bills and some Nevada Supreme Court opinions.
          http://www.leg.state.nv.us/

          Nevada Supreme Court Library:
          http://lawlibrary.nevadajudiciary.us/

          Cornell Law School Legal Resources:
          http://www.law.cornell.edu/

          Code of Federal Regulations:
          http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionCfr.action?collectionCode=CFR

          United States Code:
          http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text

          US Supreme Court Decisions:
          http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/opinions.aspx

          The Library of Congress:
          http://thomas.loc.gov/