Joint Commission conducts unannounced accreditation surveys at Ohio Surgery Center.

 The purpose of these surveys will be to evaluate each organization’s compliance with nationally established Joint Commission standards. The survey results will be used to determine whether, and the conditions under which, accreditation should be awarded the organization.

Joint Commission standards deal with organizational quality of care issues and the safety of the environment in which care is provided. Anyone believing that he or she has pertinent and valid information about such matters or concerns not addressed through Ohio Surgery Center may contact Joint Commission at:

Division of Accreditation Operations
Account Representative
Joint Commission

One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Phone 1-800-994-6610
Fax to 630-792-5636

Email to complaint@jointcommission.org

Joint Commission will acknowledge such request in writing or by telephone and will inform Ohio Surgery Center of the issue.

This notice is posted in accordance with the Joint Commission’s requirements and may not be removed.

Ohio Surgery Center Nondiscrimination Statement:Discrimination is Against the Law

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

Ohio Surgery Center:

  • 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:
    • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
    • Information written in other languages

If you need these services, contact Suzi Walton, Facility Administrator.

If you believe that Ohio Surgery Center 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: Suzi Walton, Facility Administrator, Civil Rights Coordinator, 930 Bethel Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214. 614-451-0500 (Phone), 614-451-2844 (Fax), swalton@ohiosurgerycenter.com (Email). You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Suzi Walton, Facility Administrator, Civil Rights Coordinator 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.