University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
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Compliance Policies

Nondiscriminatory Practices

Public Notice

The services and facilities of James Lawrence Kernan Hospital ("Kernan") are operated on a nondiscriminatory basis. They are subject to the provisions of the Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 and the Hill Burton Act.

These acts prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, and disability. This facility's nondiscriminatory position applies to admissions, provisions of services, assignment of services, granting privileges, accommodations, and opportunity to participate in programs and activities.

At James Lawrence Kernan Hospital ("Kernan"), no person shall on the grounds of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, or disability, be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or otherwise be subject to discrimination in the provision of any care, service, or admission.