Affordable Care Act Section 1557/Non-discrimination policy

Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements
Charleston Surgery Center complies with applicable Federal civil laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Charleston surgery Center does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national, origin, age, disability, or sex.
Charleston Surgery Center
•Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:

o Qualified sign language interpreters
o 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:
o Qualified interpreters
o Information written in other languages
If you need these services, contact Andrew Sargent, CSC CEO.
If you believe that Charleston Surgery Center 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: Andrew Sargent,CEO, 2690 Lake Park Drive, North Charleston, SC, 29406, Phone: (843) 628-5816), Andrew.sargent@scasurgery.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Andrew Sargent is available to assist 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 https://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.
ATTENTION: If you speak a language other than English, Language assistance services, free of charge are available to you. For English call 1-877-696-6775. The following link will also provide guidance: http://www.hhs.gov/civil-rights/for-individuals/language-assistance/index.html
Español (Spanish)
ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-877-696-6775.
繁體中文 (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 1-877-696-6775
Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. Gọi số 1-877-696-6775.
한국어 (Korean)
주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다. 1-877-696-6775 번으로 전화해 주십시오.
Français (French)
ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-877-696-6775
Tagalog (Tagalog – Filipino)
Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. Tumawag sa 1-877-696-6775.
Русский (Russian)
Русский (Russian) ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. Звоните 1-877-696-6775.
Deutsch (German)
ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: 1-877-696-6775.
ગુજરાતી (Gujarati)
ચુના: જો તમે �જરાતી બોલતા હો, તો િ ન:�લ્કુ ભાષા સહાય સેવાઓ તમારા માટ� ઉપલબ્ધ છ. ફોન કરો 1-877-696-6775
ال عرب ية (Arabic)
م لحوظة: إذا ك نت ت تحدث اذك ر ال ل غة، ف إن خدمات ال م ساعدة ال ل غوي ة ت تواف ر ل ك ب ال مجان. ات صل ب رق م 1 -877-696 – 6775 .
Português (Portuguese)
ATENÇÃO: Se fala português, encontram-se disponíveis serviços linguísticos, grátis. Ligue para 1-877-696-6775.
日本語 (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。1-877-696-6775 まで、お電話にてご連絡ください
Українська (Ukrainian)
УВАГА! Якщо ви розмовляєте українською мовою, ви можете звернутися до безкоштовної служби мовної підтримки. Телефонуйте за номером: 1-877-696-6775).
ह िंदी (Hindi)
ध्यान द�: य�द आप �हदी बोलते ह �तो आपके ि लए मुफ्त म� भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध ह।� 1-877-696-6775
ខ្មែរ (Cambodian)
្របយ័ត�៖ េរេបើសិន�អ�កនិ�យ ��ែរខ�រ, េរស�ជំនួែយផ�ក�� េរ�យមិនគិតឈ��ល គឺ�ច�នសំ�ប់បំេររ�អ�ក។ ចូរ ទូរស័ព� 1-877-696-6775
Charleston Surgery Center complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.