The Spine and Scoliosis Center (SASC) ) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. SASC does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
For all Federally funded plans SASC provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
• Qualified sign language interpreters;
• Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
For all Federally funded plans, SASC provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as information written in other languages.
If you need these services, contact SASC’s Compliance Officer.
If you believe that SASC has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with:
• SASC’s Compliance Officer: Zelda Theophilus Rariden
• Email: email@example.com
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, and email. If you need help filing a grievance, SASC’s Compliance Officer is available to help you.
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf , or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building Washington, D.C. 20201 1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD).
Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.