DISCRIMINATION IS AGAINST THE LAW
Issa Baroudi, M.D., P.A. complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Issa Baroudi, M.D., P.A. does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Issa Baroudi, M.D., P.A. provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as: qualified sign language interpreters and some written information in other formats upon request (large print, accessible electronic formats, other formats). We provide free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as: qualified interpreters.
If you need these services, you may contact (941) 627-5155. If you believe that Issa Baroudi, M.D., P.A. 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 HIPAA/Compliance Officer at 3222 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 or (941) 627-5155. You can file a grievance in person or by mail or phone. If you need help filing a grievance, our HIPAA/Compliance Officer is available to assist 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, 1-800-537-7697 (TDD). Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.