Notice of Nondiscrimination

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

Garfield Park 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 formants (large print, audio, accessible electronic 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 Courtney Cordner, Civil Rights Coordinator.

If you believe that Garfield Park 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:

Courtney Cordner
520 N. Ridgeway
Chicago, IL 60624
P: 773-265-4304
F: 773-265-3785

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax or phone. If you need help filling a grievance, Courtney Cordner, Civil Rights Coordinator 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. 202001
P: 800-368-1019 or 800-537-7697 (TDD)

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