This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of color, race, gender, age, religion, national origin, ethnicity, culture, language, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, veteran’s status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law, in admission, treatment, visitation, or participation in our programs, services, and activities or employment.
Watertown Regional Medical Center provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us. If you need these services, contact the Ethics and Compliance Officer (ECO) listed below.
- Qualified sign language interpreters
- Written information in other formats
- Large print, audio, accessible electronic formats and other services
- Free language services to people whose primary language is not English
- Qualified interpreters and information written in other languages
Ethics & Compliance Officer
If you believe that our facility has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way, you can file a grievance with the Ethics & Compliance Officer in person or by mail, fax, phone or email.
Civil Rights Complaint:
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights. Civil rights complaints can be filed electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal or by mail or phone.