Notice Informing Individuals of Nondiscrimination and Language Accessibility
Anderson Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws, does not discriminate and does not exclude people or treat them differently because of or on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information and testing, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship, veteran status military status, unfavorable discharge from military, or other lawfully protected status.
Anderson 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
- TTY number – 618-288-7602
If you need these services, contact any Anderson staff member.
If you believe that Anderson Hospital failed to provide the above services, you may contact:
Illinois Dept. of Public Health: 1-800-547-0466
If you believe that Anderson Hospital has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information and testing, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship, veteran status military status, unfavorable discharge from military, or other lawfully protected status, you can file a grievance with:
6800 State Route 162
Maryville, Illinois 62062
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, our Patient Advocate 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.
THIS IS THE ENGLISH VERSION OF THE TRANSLATIONS TO THE 16 NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGES PROVIDED BELOW:
ATTENTION: If you speak the English language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-800-874-9426
OBAVJEŠTENJE: Ako govorite srpsko-hrvatski, usluge jezičke pomoći dostupne su vam besplatno. Nazovite 1-800-874-9426 (TTY- Telefon za osobe sa oštećenim govorom ili sluhom: 1-618-288-7602).
ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d'aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-800-874-9426 (ATS : 1-618-288-7602)
ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Αν μιλάτε ελληνικά, στη διάθεσή σας βρίσκονται υπηρεσίες γλωσσικής υποστήριξης, οι οποίες παρέχονται δωρεάν. Καλέστε 1-800-874-9426 (TTY: 1-618-288-7602)
ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: 1-800-874-9426 (TTY: 1-618-288-7602).