Notice of Nondiscrimination

Discrimination is Against the Law

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

Orlando Health:

  • 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 the nurse or any care provider of the Orlando Health facility where you will be receiving services or the physician’s office, or call the Culture and Language Resources Office at 321-841-7375. Patients who use sign language please call TTY 1-800-955-8771 (English), TTY 1-877-955-8773 (Spanish), or TTY 1-877-955-8707 (French) to connect with the nurse or physician’s office representative to inform them that you will be using our interpreter services during your visit/appointment.

If you believe that Orlando Health 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 the Compliance & Ethics department by mail at 1414 Kuhl Ave Mail Point 29, Orlando, FL 32806,  by Telephone  at 321.841. 2335,  by Fax at 407.246.7083 or by email at R-Compliance&Ethics@orlandohealth.com.

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