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Nondiscrimination Policy

Wabash General Hospital complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability (physical or mental), religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex stereotyping, pregnancy or status as a parent, in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment.
 
            Wabash General Hospital:
  • 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)
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
    • Qualified interpreters
    • Information written in other languages
If you need these services contact any employee, or Wabash General Hospital Administration, at phone number 618-263-6300.

If you believe that Wabash General Hospital 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: Quality/Risk Manager, 1418 College Drive, Mount Carmel, IL 62863, Phone: 618-263-6351, Fax: 618-263-6483, or Email at kmcwhirter@wabashgeneral.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, the Quality/Risk Manager 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.
 
ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-618-262-8621 (TTY: Available).
 
UWAGA: Jeżeli mówisz po polsku, możesz skorzystać z bezpłatnej pomocy językowej. Zadzwoń pod numer 1-618-262-8621 (TTY: Available).
 
注意 如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電 1-618-262-8621 (TTY:Available)。
 
 
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