Discrimination is Against the Law
Cape Cod Healthcare and its affiliates (“CCHC”) comply with applicable state and federal laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. CCHC does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.
CCHC provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as qualified sign language interpreters.
CCHC also provides free language services [pdf] to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
- Qualified interpreters
- Information written in other languages
Language services include:
- Español (Spanish)
- Português (Portuguese)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese)
- kreyòl ayisyen (Haitian Creole)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Italiano (Italian)
- Русский (Russian)
- العربية (Arabic)
- λληνικά (Greek)
- Polski (Polish)
- हिंदी (Hindi)
- Deutsch (German)
- 한국어 (Korean)
If you need an interpreter, please call 1-508-862-5519.
If you believe that Cape Cod Healthcare has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability, you can file a grievance with:
Michael G. Jones
Cape Cod Healthcare, Inc.
27 Park St. Hyannis, MA 02601
You can make an inquiry and/or file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email.
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the United States Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal 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)
Download a complaint form at the Office for Civil Rights website.