Non‐discrimination Statement

Non‐discrimination and Accessibility Requirements and Non‐discrimination Statement

Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center, Inc. complies with applicable Federal civil rights law and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center, Inc 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 whole primary language is not English, such as, Qualified Interpreters, Information written in other languages.

If you need these services, contact Roy Carawan, Compliance Officer.

If you believe that Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center, Inc. 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:

Roy Carawan
810 W. H. Smith Blvd.
Greenville, N. C. 27834
Phone 252‐757‐2663
Fax 252‐317‐0829
E‐Mail: roy.carawan@orthoeast.com

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Roy Carawan is available to help you.

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of 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.

ATTENTION:If you speak one of the following languages, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Please see a representative at the front desk for more information.

  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Vietnamese
  • Korean
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Hmong
  • Russian
  • Tagalog
  • Gujarati
  • Mon‐Khmer, Cambodian
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Laotian
  • Japanese

Quick Fact

The human hand, including the wrist contains 54 bones.