NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION
Affordable Care Act Section 1557 Notice
George C. Grape Community Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. George C. Grape Community Hospital does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
George C. Grape Community Hospital:
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 our HIM Director at 712-382-1515, ext. 8301.
If you believe that George C. Grape Community Hospital 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:
Nancy Tiemeyer, HIM Director
2959 US Hwy 275
Hamburg, IA 51640
Phone: 712-382-1515, ext. 8301
E-mail to this address
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax or E-mail. If you need help filing a grievance, Nancy Tiemeyer 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
800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD)
Complaint forms are available at:
Language Assistance 1-800-523-1786
24 hours a day
7 days a week
365 days a year
Phone: (712) 382-1515
Fax: (712) 382-1503
Right Care. Right Here.
At George C. Grape Community Hospital, we understand that healthcare is evolving. Advancements in medicine and strides in technology are providing local communities access to better healthcare. It is our desire to provide the best care in our region. Our staff will be here to help you and your loved ones when the need arises. The comfort and care of our patients is our major goal.
Services are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, handicap, age, gender, religious affiliation, or socio-economic status. More details.