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Language Translation and Nondiscrimination

Discrimination is Against the Law

Lewis County Hospital District No. 1 dba Arbor Health, (Morton Hospital, Mossyrock Clinic, Randle Clinic and Specialty Clinic), complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Arbor Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, religion, or sexual orientation.

Arbor Health 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)
  • 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 Deyna Sagnella, Quality Manager.

If you believe that Arbor Health 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:

Deyna Sagnella, Quality Manager
Arbor Health
PO Box 1138
Morton, Washington, 98356
Telephone number: (360) 496-3638, Fax: (360) 496-3668
Email address: dsagnella@myarborhealth.org

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Deyna Sagnella, Quality Manager, 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.