Member of:
Georgia Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (GHPCO) National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) NHPCO Quality Partner
NHPCO Caring Connections Workplace Outreach Partner

DISCRIMINATION IS AGAINST THE LAW


Hospice of South Georgia complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Hospice of South Georgia does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Hospice of South Georgia:
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 Nancy Lane. If you believe that Hospice of South Georgia 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:
Hospice of South Georgia
 2263 Pineview Drive Valdosta, Georgia
 (229) 433- 7000 (229) 433-7003
 nancy.lane@sgmc.org


You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Nancy Lane, 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 Complaints 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, 800-537-7697 (TDD)
 Complaint forms are available at: https:// www.hhs/gov/ocr/office/file/index.html