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For medical matters, please contact your doctor’s office by telephone. In emergency situations, call 911.
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Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists, PC (SOS) complies with applicable New York State and federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
SOS does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
SOS 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)
SOS 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 SOS at (315) 883-5669.
If you believe that SOS or its affiliates has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex or sexual orientation, you can file a grievance with: The SOS Compliance Officer at 5824 Widewaters Parkway, East Syracuse NY 13057. P: (315) 883-5669.
You can file a grievance in person or by mail. If you need help filing a grievance, the SOS Compliance Officer 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 www.ocrportal.hhs.gov, or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Room 509F, HHH Building, Washington, DC 20201, 1-800-868-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD). Complaint forms are available at www.hhs.gov.