Discrimination is Against the Law
Wake Forest Baptist Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Wake Forest Baptist does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.
Wake Forest Baptist 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)
Wake Forest Baptist provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
- Qualified interpreters
- Information written in other languages
If you believe that Wake Forest Baptist has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you may file a grievance.
How to file a grievance:
You may file a grievance in person, by mail or email. If you need help filing a grievance, our Patient and Family Relations department is available to help you.
Mail: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Attention: Patient and Family Relations
Medical Center Blvd
Winston Salem, NC 27157
You may also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights.
Mail: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, D.C. 20201
Online: Visit the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/smartscreen/main.jsf
ملحوظة: إذا كنت تتحدث اللغة العربية، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغوية تتوافر لك بالمجان. اتصل برقم 1-336-713-2271. المبرقة الكاتبة: 1-336-713-2279.