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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.

For information on the State Loan Repayment Program, go to SLRP .

  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.

Last updated Tuesday, January 20, 2015