Notice of Non-Discrimination

Elmwood Pediatric Group complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Elmwood Pediatric Group does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Elmwood Pediatric Group:

  • 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
  • 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 Holly Klein.

If you believe that Elmwood Pediatric Group 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: J. Stephen Carges Jr., 919 Westfall Rd. Building A, Suite 105 Rochester, NY 14618, 585-244- 9720, Fax: 585-244- 9995. You can file a grievance in person or by mail or fax. If you need help filing a grievance, J. Stephen Carges Jr., Administrator 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