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Delaware Health Care Commission Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

If you do not find the answer to your question here, you may call the Delaware Help Line at 2-1-1 or 1-800-560-3372. You may also call the Delaware Health Care Commission at (302) 739-2730.

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  1. Who do I call to learn about health care insurance plans that are available in Delaware?

    Visit the website You may also call the Insurance Commissioner's Office at 674-7300, or visit the website to learn about available health care insurance plans.

  2. Where can I find out about available scholarships for nursing, medical school or dental school?

    Visit the Higher Education Office Delaware Higher Education Office website or call them at 302-735-4120 or toll-free at 1-800-292-7935. You may also visit the Delaware Institute for Dental Education and Research (DIDER) and Delaware Institute for Medical Education and Research (DIMER) websites.

  3. I am starting a new business. How do I obtain a business license?

    Call the Division of Revenue or visit their website for Business License FAQs

    Dover office - 744-1085
    Georgetown office - 856-5358
    New Castle office - 323-5300
    Wilmington office - 577-8200 or (800)292-7826

  4. Who do I call to report a hospital or health care provider for improper behavior, environment, procedures, etc.?

    You may call the Division of Professional Regulation at 739-4522 or visit their website at

    You may also call the Attorney General's Fraud and Consumer Protection Division at 577-8600 or visit their website at

  5. Where can I find Delaware reports on health and/or health data and statistics?

    You may visit one of the following Division of Public Health websites:

    Health Data and Statistics

    Reports on Health in Delaware

    Behavioral Risk Factor Survey (BRFSS)

    Delaware School Survey (includes the Youth Tobacco Survey & Youth Risk Behavior Study)

  6. Where can I learn more about the Delaware State Innovation Models (SIM) Initiative?

    You may visit the SIM website.

  7. Where can I learn more about the Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI)?

    You may visit the DCHI website.

    For more information, contact the Delaware Health Care Commission.

  8. Where can I find information on Delaware's Medically Underserved Areas and Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSA)?

    Click here.

    For more information, contact the Delaware Health Care Commission.

Last updated Monday, October 9, 2017