Oconee Regional Medical Center

About Us

Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Statement:

Discrimination is Against the Law

 

Limited English Proficiency Translation

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

Oconee Regional Medical Center:

  • 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, 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 Patient Representative at 478-457-7228, or if services are needed during the evening hours, please call the Overhouse Supervisor, 478-454-3703.

If you believe that Oconee Regional Medical 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:

Oconee Regional Medical Center, Compliance Officer
821 North Cobb Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Telephone: 478-454-3553 Facsimile: 478-454-3555

You can file a grievance in person or by mail or fax. If you need help filing a grievance, Oconee Regional Medical Center’s Compliance Officer 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, 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/filing-with-ocr/index.html