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Nondiscrimination Statement

Orthopaedic and Spine Institute Section 1557 Notice

 Nondiscrimination Statement:  Discrimination is Against the Law

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

Orthopaedic and Spine Institute:

  • 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 David Christel Section 1557 Coordinator.

If you believe that Orthopaedic and Spine Institute 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:

David Christel, Section 1557 Coordinator, 30  W. Century Rd Suite 300 Paramus, NJ 07652, 201-986-6770, 201-986-1010, dchristel@osi-nj.com.

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email.

If you need help filing a grievance, David Christel Section 1557 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 Services200 Independence Avenue, SWRoom 509F, HHH BuildingWashington, D.C. 20201

1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697

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