Statement on Non-Discrimination
Notice Informing Individuals about Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements
Discrimination is Against the Law
Westchester Medical Group (Westmed) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Westchester Medical Group does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Westchester Medical Group:
- 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 Ingrid Mayers, Senior Director of Operations.
If you believe that Westchester Medical Group 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:
Ingrid Mayers, Senior Director of Operations
800 Westchester Avenue (Suite N-715), Rye Brook, NY 10573
T: (914) 607-4790 | F: (914) 457-1574
You can file a grievance in person, by mail, fax or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Ingrid Mayers, Senior Director of Operations, 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) 868-1019 | TDD: (800) 537-7697
Complaint forms are available at: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html