Discrimination is Against the Law

Ringgold County Hospital and Mount Ayr Medical Clinic comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or creed in admission, treatment or participation in its programs, services and activities or in employment in its health programs and activities. Ringgold County Hospital does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Ringgold County 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 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 the Compliance Officer Pam Straight, Section 1554 coordinator, (641) 464-3226, Iowa State Relay at (800) 735-2943 (V=Voice), (800)735-2942 (T=Telephone Device), or Dial 711.

If you believe that Ringgold County 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:

Compliance Office
504 N. Cleveland St.
Mt. Ayr, Iowa  50854
PH: 641-464-3226
FAX:  641-464-4414
EMAIL:  pstraight@rchmtayr.org

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, our Compliance Officer 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.

Ringgold County Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

English

 ATTENTION: If you speak English, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-641-464-3226

Español (Spanish)

 ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-641-464-3226

Deutsch (German)

ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer  1-641-464-3226

繁體中文 (Chinese)

 注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電 1-641-464-3226

Srpsko-hrvatski (Serbo-Croatian)

 OBAVJEŠTENJE: Ako govorite srpsko-hrvatski, usluge jezičke pomoći dostupne su vam besplatno. Nazovite Telefon za osobe sa oštećenim govorom ili sluhom:  641-464-3226

Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)

 CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. Gọi số 1-641-464-3226

Français (French)  ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-641-464-3226

العربية (Arabic)

رقم ) xxx-xxx-xxxx- 1 اتصل برقم لك بالمجان. اللغویة تتوافر خدمات المساعدة اللغة، فإن تتحدث اذكر إذا كنت ملحوظة: .(xxx-xxx-xxxx- 1 ھاتف الصم والبكم:  641-464-3226

繁體中文 (Chinese)

 注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電 1-641-464-3226

Hindi)

 ध्यान द􁱶: य􁳰द आप 􁳲हदी बोलते ह 􁱹तो आपके िलए मुफ्त म􁱶 भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध ह।􁱹 1-641-464-3226 पर कॉल कर􁱶।

Srpsko-hrvatski (Serbo-Croatian)

 OBAVJEŠTENJE: Ako govorite srpsko-hrvatski, usluge jezičke pomoći dostupne su vam besplatno. Nazovite Telefon za osobe sa oštećenim govorom ili sluhom: 1-641-464-3226

Deutsch (German)

ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: 1-641-464-3226

ພາສາລາວ (Lao, Laotian)

 ໂປດຊາບ: ຖ້າວ່າ ທ່ານເວົ້າພາສາ ລາວ, ການບໍລິການຊ່ວຍເຫຼືອດ້ານພາສາ, ໂດຍບໍ່ເສັຽຄ່າ, ແມ່ນມີພ້ອມໃຫ້ທ່ານ. ໂທຣ 1-641-464-3226

한국어 (Korean)

 주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다.  1-641-464-3226번으로 전화해 주십시오.

हिंदी (Hindi)

 ध्यान द􁱶: य􁳰द आप 􁳲हदी बोलते ह 􁱹तो आपके िलए मुफ्त म􁱶 भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध ह।􁱹 1-641-464-3226 पर कॉल कर􁱶।

Tagalog (Tagalog – Filipino)

PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. Tumawag sa 1-641-464-3226

Deitsch (Pennsylvania Dutch)

Wann du [Deitsch (Pennsylvania German / Dutch)] schwetzscht, kannscht du mitaus Koschte ebber gricke, ass dihr helft mit die englisch Schprooch. Ruf selli Nummer uff: Call 1-641-464-3226 

Русский (Russian)

ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. Звоните 1-641-464-3226 (телетайп:

ภาษาไทย (Thai)

เรียน: ถ้าคุณพูดภาษาไทยคุณสามารถใช้บริการช่วยเหลือทางภาษาได้ฟรี โทร 1-641-464-3226

Nederlands (Dutch)

Wann du [Deitsch (Pennsylvania German / Dutch)] schwetzscht, kannscht du mitaus Koschte ebber gricke, ass dihr helft mit die englisch Schprooch. Ruf selli Nummer uff: Call 1-641-464-3226