Non Discrimination

Carus Dental (the “Practice”) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.  The Practice does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. 

 

The Practice:

·        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)

·        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, please contact our Civil Rights Coordinator, Angie Kinateder, at (254) 933-3993.

 

If you believe that the Practice 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:

Angie Kinateder, Civil Rights Coordinator

12174 North MoPac Expressway, Suite C

(254) 933-3993

(254) 933-2757

akinateder@carusdental.com

 

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax or email.  If you need help filing a grievance, our Civil Rights Coordinator 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 as 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, DC 20201

 

Toll Free: 1-800-868-1019

800 537-537-7697 (TDD)

 

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

 

Language Assistance Services - Texas

 

ATTENTION:  If you speak a language listed below, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. 

 

Language

Statement

 

Spanish

ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística.

Vietnamese

CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn.

 

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。

 

Korean

주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 있습니다. 번으로 전화해 주십시오.

Arabic

 

مجاناً المترجمين لك نوفر نحن إذا ،لأسفلا في الموجودة اللغات أحد تتحدث كنت اذا

Urdu

خبردار: اگر آپ اردو بولتے ہیں، تو آپ کو زبان کی مدد کی خدمات مفت میں دستیاب ہیں ۔ کال

Tagalog

PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad.

French

ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d'aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement.

Hindi

ध्यान दें:  यदि आप हिंदी बोलते हैं तो आपके लिए मुफ्त में भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध हैं

Persian

توجه: اگر به زبان فارسی گفتگو می کنید، تسهیلات زبانی بصورت رایگان برای شما فراهم می باشد. با تماس بگیرید.

German

ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung.

Gujarati

સુચના: જો તમે ગુજરાતી બોલતા હો, તો નિ:શુલ્ક ભાષા સહાય સેવાઓ તમારા માટે ઉપલબ્ધ છે.

Russian

ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода.

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。まで、お電話にてご連絡ください。

Laotian

ໂປດຊາບ: ຖ້າວ່າ ທ່ານເວົ້າພາສາ ລາວ, ການບໍລິການຊ່ວຍເຫຼືອດ້ານພາສາ, ໂດຍບໍ່ເສັຽຄ່າ, ແມ່ນມີພ້ອມໃຫ້ທ່ານ.

 

CMS, Top 15 non-English Languages by State is available at: https://www.cms.gov/CCIIO/Resources/Regulations-and-Guidance/Downloads/Appendix-A-Top-15.pdf

 

Translated taglines available at: https://www.hhs.gov/civil-rights/for-individuals/section-1557/translated-resources/index.html

10/2016