Non-Discrimination Policy

Nondiscrimination Policy

Mile Bluff 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.

Mile Bluff does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, diability, or sex.

Mile Bluff:
-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 languages is not English, such as:
-Qualified interpreters
-Information written in other languages

If you need these language/information services, contact Chris Pochowski at 608-847-6161 x4720.

If you believe that Mile Bluff 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 Jimmy Fish, Mile Bluff's Compliance Officer. You can file a grievance in person or by mail (1050 Division Street, Mauston, WI 53948), fax (608-847-3881), or email (jfish@milebluff.com). If you need help filing a grievance, Mary Morris (608-847-2994) is available to help you.

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically though the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/smartscreen/main.jsf, or by mail or phone at:

US Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 1-800-368-1019
TDD: 1-800-537-7697

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