Notice of Nondiscrimination

DISCRIMINATION IS AGAINST THE LAW

Buena Vida Hospice prohibits discrimination against any colleague or applicant for employment based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, genetic information, age, or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Buena Vida Hospice and all Buena Vida Hospice affiliates:
Provide 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)

Provide 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 Buena Vida Hospice Administrator and or the Director of Nursing.

If you believe that Buena Vida Hospice or a Buena Vida Hospice affiliate 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:

Buena Vida Hospice
810 Hwy. 6 South Ste. 102
Houston, Texas 77079

Office: (281) 888-1499
Fax: (346) 204-4455
1-866-569-7193 (TTY: 711)
admin@buenavidahospice.com

You may file a grievance in person, by mail, or email.  If you need help filing a grievance please contact the Administrator at Buena Vida Hospice, help is available for 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/smartscreen/main.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 or 800-537-7697 (TDD)

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