BGO Notice of Non-Discrimination & Accessibility

DISCRIMINATION IS AGAINST THE LAW

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

Bluegrass Orthopaedics 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)

Bluegrass Orthopaedics 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 Bluegrass Orthopaedics’ Compliance Officer/Administrator.

If you believe that Bluegrass Orthopaedics 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:

• Bluegrass Orthopaedics Compliance Officer: Administrator • Mailing Address: 3480 Yorkshire Medical Park Lexington, KY  40509
• Telephone Number: 859-263-5140

• Email: info@bluegrassortho.com
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance,

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.