The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) allows you to access information from the federal government. HRSA, like all federal agencies, must disclose any information under FOIA, unless it falls under an exemption.
How do I make a FOIA request?
What should I include in my request?
Provide a written description with enough detail so that our staff can locate the information with a reasonable amount of effort. The more information you provide, the better possibility we have of finding the records you are seeking.
Information that will help us find the records would include:
Additionally, please include:
What are FOIA exemptions?
There are nine exemptions, which protect interests such as personal privacy, national security, and law enforcement.
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) – (PDF - 79 KB)
FOIA Improvement Plan
Executive Order 12600: Predisclosure notification procedures for confidential commercial information
Department of Justice FOIA Guide
Freedom of Information Officer
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 13-N82
Rockville, Maryland 20857
FOIA Officer: Tom Flavin
HRSA FOIA Public Liaison:
Denise F. Wallace
HRSA’s Public Reading Room (Rockville, MD); contact our office for available dates and times
HHS’s FOIA Library / Reading Room