Anti-Discrimination Notice

Discrimination is Against the Law
Alliance Desert Physicians complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  Alliance Desert Physicians does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Alliance Desert Physicians:

  • 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, call your Alliance Doctor’s office or (760) 951-8787.

If you believe that Alliance Desert Physicians 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:

EPIC Management, QI Department 
P.O. Box 3001, 
Redlands, CA 92373 
grievances@epiclp.com 

You can file a grievance in person, by mail, or email. If you need help filing a grievance in person, Alliance’s administrator 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 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.