Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Section 1557 is the nondiscrimination provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The law prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in certain health programs or activities. Section 1557 builds on long-standing and familiar Federal civil rights laws: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.

Information for Individuals

Brighton Surgery Center, LLC, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Brighton Surgery Center, LLC, does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Brighton Surgery Center, LLC:

  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as: -Qualified sign language interpreters
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as: -Qualified interpreters.

If you need these services, contact:

Stephen M. Giardino, CMPE
Chief Operating Officer
Brighton Surgery Center, LLC
980 Westfall Road
Rochester, NY 14618
Phone: 585-295-8500
Email: sgiardino@brightonsurgery.com

If you believe that Brighton Surgery Center, LLC 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 the COO. If you need help filing a grievance, the COO 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. 20201
1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD)

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

Specific translations for Notice of Nondiscrimination, Statement of Nondiscrimination, and Taglines are available at:  http://www.hhs.gov/civil-rights/for-individuals/section-1557/translated-resources/

English
Brighton Surgery Center, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

ATTENTION: If you need language assistance, it can be provided to you, free of charge. Please call 585-295-8500.

Español (Spanish)
Brighton Surgery Center, cumple con las leyes federales de derechos civiles aplicables y no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, discapacidad o sexo.

ATENCIÓN: Si necesita asistencia lingüística, se le puede proporcionar gratuitamente. Por favor llame al 585-295-8500.

繁體中文 (Chinese)
Brighton Surgery 遵守適用的聯邦民權法律規定,不因種族、膚色、民族血統、年齡、殘障 或性別而歧視任何人。

注意:如果您需要語言幫助,可以免費提供給您。請致電585-295-8500。

Русский (Russian)
Brighton Surgery Center соблюдает применимое федеральное законодательство в области гражданских прав и не допускает дискриминации по признакам расы, цвета кожи, национальной принадлежности, возраста, инвалидности или пола.

ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вам нужна помощь переводчика, она может быть предоставлена ​​вам бесплатно. Пожалуйста, звоните

Kreyòl Ayisyen (French Creole)
Brighton Surgery Center konfòm ak lwa sou dwa sivil Federal ki aplikab yo e li pa fè diskriminasyon sou baz ras, koulè, peyi orijin, laj, enfimite oswa sèks. Rele 585-256-1330.

한국어 (Korean)
Brighton Surgery Center 은(는) 관련 연방 공민권법을 준수하며 인종, 피부색, 출신 국가, 연령, 장애 또는 성별을 이유로 차별하지 않습니다.

주의 : 언어 지원이 필요하면 무료로 제공 될 수 있습니다. 585-295-8500 번으로 전화하십시오.

Italiano (Italian)
Brighton Surgery Center è conforme a tutte le leggi federali vigenti in materia di diritti civili e non pone in essere discriminazioni sulla base di razza, colore, origine nazionale, età, disabilità o sesso.

ATTENZIONE: Se avete bisogno di assistenza linguistica, può essere fornito a voi, gratuitamente. Si prega di chiamare 585-295-8500.

বাংলা (Bengali)
Brighton Surgery Center প্রযোজ্য ফেডারেল নাগরিক অধিকার আইন মেনে চলে এবং জাতি, রঙ, জাতীয় উৎপত্তি, বয়স, অক্ষমতা, বা লিঙ্গের ভিত্তিতে বৈষম্য করে না।

দৃষ্টি আকর্ষণ: আপনি ভাষা সহায়তা প্রয়োজন হয়, তাহলে এটা, নিখরচা আপনাকে প্রদান করা যেতে পারে. 585-295-8500 কল করুন.

Polski (Polish)
Brighton Surgery Center postępuje zgodnie z obowiązującymi federalnymi prawami obywatelskimi i nie dopuszcza się dyskryminacji ze względu na rasę, kolor skóry, pochodzenie, wiek, niepełnosprawność bądź płeć.

UWAGA: Jeżeli potrzebna jest pomoc językową, może być udzielana bezpłatnie. Zadzwoń 585-295-8500.

Français (French)
Brighton Surgery Center respecte les lois fédérales en vigueur relatives aux droits civiques et ne pratique aucune discrimination basée sur la race, la couleur de peau, l'origine nationale, l'âge, le sexe ou un handicap.

ATTENTION: Si vous avez besoin d'une assistance linguistique, vous pouvez l'obtenir gratuitement. Veuillez composer le 585-295-8500.

Tagalog (Tagalog – Filipino)
Sumusunod ang Brighton Surgery Center sa mga naaangkop na Pederal na batas sa karapatang sibil at hindi nandidiskrimina batay sa lahi, kulay, bansang pinagmulan, edad, kapansanan o kasarian.

Pansin: Kung kailangan mo ng tulong sa wika, maaari itong ibinigay sa iyo, nang walang bayad. Mangyaring tawagan 585-295-8500.

λληνικά (Greek)
Η Brighton Surgery Center συμμορφώνεται με τους ισχύοντες ομοσπονδιακούς νόμους για τα ατομικά δικαιώματα και δεν προβαίνει σε διακρίσεις με βάση τη φυλή, το χρώμα, την εθνική καταγωγή, την ηλικία, την αναπηρία ή το φύλο.

ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Εάν χρειαστείτε βοήθεια στη γλώσσα, μπορεί να παρέχεται σε εσάς, δωρεάν. Παρακαλώ καλέστε 585-295-8500.

Shqip (Albanian)
Brighton Surgery Center vepron në përputhje me ligjet e zbatueshme federale të të drejtave civile dhe nuk ushtron diskriminim mbi baza si raca, ngjyra, prejardhja etnike, mosha, aftësia e kufizuar ose gjinia.

KUJDES: Nëse keni nevojë për ndihmë të gjuhës, ajo mund të jetë kusht për ju, pa pagesë. Ju lutem telefononi 585-295-8500.