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Montefiore and The Weils
Non-Discrimination Notice

(SECTION 1557 NOTIFICATION)

 

Appendix A to Part 92—Sample Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements and Sample Nondiscrimination Statement:

Discrimination is Against the Law

 

THE MONTEFIORE HOME and THE WEILS  complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. [Name of covered entity] does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

 

THE MONTEFIORE HOME and THE  WEILS:

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 Human Resources at 216-910-2495.

 

If you believe that THE MONTEFIORE HOME or THE WEILS   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: Human Resources Department; Attn:

Althea Johnson, Director at 216-910-2495 (phone), 216-910-2499 (fax) or ajohnson@montefiorecare.org

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Althea Johnson, Director, Human Resources 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, 1-800-537-7697 (TDD)

 

Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.