Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Policy

Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements

Discrimination is Against the Law

The Orthopaedic Clinic, P.C. complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  The Orthopaedic Clinic, P.C. does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

The Orthopaedic Clinic, P.C.:

  • 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)
  • 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 Terry Rosenthal, Clinic Administrator.

If you believe that The Orthopaedic Clinic, P.C. 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:

Terry Rosenthal, Clinic Administrator
121 North 20th St. # 18
Opelika AL, 36801
1-334-749-8303
1-334-745-5243 (Fax)
trosenthal@theorthoclinic.com.

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Terry Rosenthal, Clinic Administrator 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.


Notice of Language Assistance Services for Individuals With Limited English Proficiency

Spanish or Spanish Creole
ATENCIÓN:  si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística.  Llame al 1-334-749-8303.

Korean
주의:  한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다.  1-334-749-8303번으로 전화해 주십시오.

Chinese
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1-334-749-8303。

Vietnamese
CHÚ Ý:  Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn.  Gọi số 1-334-749-8303.

Arabic
ملحوظة:  إذا كنت تتحدث اذكر اللغة، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغوية تتوافر لك بالمجان.  اتصل برقم 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (رقم هاتف الصم والبكم: 1-334-749-8303.

German
ACHTUNG:  Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung.  Rufnummer: 1-334-749-8303.

French
ATTENTION :  Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement.  Appelez le 1-334-749-8303.

Gujarati
સુચના: જો તમે ગુજરાતી બોલતા હો, તો નિ:શુલ્ક ભાષા સહાય સેવાઓ તમારા માટે ઉપલબ્ધ છે. ફોન કરો  1-334-749-8303.

Tagalog
PAUNAWA:  Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad.  Tumawag sa 1-334-749-8303.

Hindi
ध्यान दें:  यदि आप हिंदी बोलते हैं तो आपके लिए मुफ्त में भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध हैं। 1-334-749-8303 पर कॉल करें।

Laotian
ໂປດຊາບ: ຖ້າວ່າ ທ່ານເວົ້າພາສາ ລາວ, ການບໍລິການຊ່ວຍເຫຼືອດ້ານພາສາ, ໂດຍບໍ່ເສັຽຄ່າ, ແມ່ນມີພ້ອມໃຫ້ທ່ານ. ໂທຣ 1-334-749-8303.

Russian
ВНИМАНИЕ:  Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода.  Звоните 1-334-749-8303.

Portuguese
ATENÇÃO:  Se fala português, encontram-se disponíveis serviços linguísticos, grátis.  Ligue para 1-334-749-8303.

Turkish
DİKKAT:  Eğer Türkçe konuşuyor iseniz, dil yardımı hizmetlerinden ücretsiz olarak yararlanabilirsiniz.  1-334-749-8303 irtibat numaralarını arayın.

Japanese
注意事項:日本語を話される場合、無料の言語支援をご利用いただけます。1-334-749-8303 まで、お電話にてご連絡ください。