Changes Coming to North Sound Ombuds

Starting on Friday July 1, the Department of Commerce will take over overseeing of the Ombuds program. The Department of Commerce will contract with Peer Washington who will act as the Statewide office for Behavioral Health Advocacy. The transition will be completed by October 1, 2022. For additional details visit our Ombuds page here:, or view the document below.

For more information download the following documents:

Suspect Fraud?


Anonymously report suspected fraud, waste, or abuse to the North Sound BH-ASO Compliance Officer by using the Compliance Hotline.

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Dissatisfied with service?


or visit the Ombuds website for assistance in filing a complaint or appealing a denial of service.

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