Office of Civil Rights & Non Discrimination Policy

OCR NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Source: HHS Office for Civil Rights

 Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility  Requirements and Sample Nondiscrimination Statement: Discrimination is Against the Law

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

Eagle River Smiles:

  • 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 whose primary language is not English, such as:

○ Qualified interpreters

○ Information written in other languages

If you need these services, contact our office or speak with Dr. Enghirst.

 

If you believe that Eagle River Smiles 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 in person or by mail by writing 11431 Business Blvd #5, Eagle River, AK 99577, faxing our office at 907-696-2878 (fax), or by email at enghirst@ersmiles.com.

 

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, DC 20201, 1-800-868-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD).

Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html

 

Contact Info

11431 Business Blvd., Suite #5
Eagle River, AK 99577
p: 907.696.2875
f: 907.696.2878

Eagle River Smiles location map


Hours

Monday-Wednesday
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday
7:00 am-4:00pm