Section 504 Notice of Program Accessibility

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center and all of its programs and activities are accessible to and useable by persons with disabilities, including persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or blind, or who have other sensory impairments. Access features include:
 
  • Parking designated specifically for persons with disabilities.
  • Curb cuts and ramps between parking areas and buildings.
  • Level access into the first floor level with elevator access to all other floors.
  • Fully accessible offices, meeting rooms, bathrooms, public waiting areas, cafeteria, and patient treatment areas, including examining rooms and patient units.
  • Dual fire warnings with sound and strobe.
  • A full range of assistive and communication aids provided to persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or blind, or with other sensory impairments. There is no additional charge for such aids. Some of these aids include:
    • Qualified sign language interpreters for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing available both in-person and through Video Relaying Service 24 hours a day.
    • A twenty-four hour telephone communication device (TTY/TDD) which can connect the caller to all extensions within the facility and/or portable (TTY/TDD) units, for use by persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired.
    • Readers for the blind and large print materials for the visually impaired.
    • Flash cards, alphabet boards and other communication boards.
    • Assistive devices for persons with impaired manual skills 
Section 504 Coordinator: PeaceHealth System Director of Risk Management
Telephone number: 360-729-2510
TDD or State Relay number: 9-711 (TTY)