Discrimination is Against the Law
Yale Health complies with applicable civil rights laws and does not discriminate against, exclude people or treat them differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.
- Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
- Qualified sign language interpreters
- Written information in large print
- 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 Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs, 203-432-0076.
If you believe that Yale 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 written grievance with: Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs, 55 Lock Street, New Haven, CT 06511. You can file a written grievance in person or by mail. If you need help filing a grievance, the Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs can 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 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, 800-537-7697 (TDD)
Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.