Sample Letter to Medical Provider by Crime Victim
NOTE to Crime Victim: This is an example of an letter you can send to a medical provider asking them to continue providing you with treatment while you await payment from OVS.
[Medical Provider Name and Address]
Re: Claimant Name __________________________
Office of Victim Service Claim # ___________________
Dear Medical Service Provider:
Please be advised that I am a victim of crime. I have filed an application for compensation from the New York State Office of Victim Services. The compensation process can be lengthy in some cases. I ask that you DO NOT deny me medical attention. I greatly appreciate your continued understanding and patience in this situation.
If you have any questions regarding this specific case, you may call the Office of Victim Services at (518) 457-8727 and provide claim # ________________. The Office of Victim Services is located at Alfred E. Smith Building, 80 South Swan Street, 2nd Floor, Albany, NY 12210.
[Crime Victim Name, Address & Telephone]
- Organization: New York State Office of Victim Services (OVS)
- Date Created: February 02, 2021
- Last Updated: February 02, 2021
- Crime Victims Compensation