Accessibility

World Of Smiles is committed to meeting all federal and local accessibility requirements.

Appendix A to Part 92— Notice Informing Individuals About Nondiscrimination and Accessibility Requirements

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

World of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry:

  • 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

West Office Contact:

If you need these services, contact Christina, Patient Care Advocate. If you believe that World of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry 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: Christina, Patient Care Advocate, 11790 SW Barnes Road, Suite 280 Portland OR 97225, Telephone: 503.626.9700, Fax: 503.626.9772, Email: patientcare@visitworldofsmiles.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Christina, Patient Care Advocate 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

North Office Contact:

If you need these services, contact Karina, Office Manager. If you believe that World of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry 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: Karina, Office Manager, 4548 N. Albina Avenue Portland OR 97217, Telephone: 503.626.9711, Email: manager.north@visitworldofsmiles.com. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Karina, Office Manager, 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.

Language Services (copy provided by The American Dental Association Center for Professional Success)

We will take reasonable steps to provide free-of-charge language assistance services to people who speak languages we are likely to hear in our practice and who don’t speak English well enough to talk to us about the dental care we are providing.

Spanish:

Tomaremos acciones razonables para proporcionar servicios de asistencia lingü.stica gratuitos a aquellas personas cuyo lenguaje escuchemos frecuentemente en nuestro consultorio y que no hablen un inglés lo suficientemente bueno como para hablar con nosotros sobre el servicio odontológico que suministramos.

Vietnamese:

Chúng tôi sẽ thực hiện các bước cần thiết để cung cấp dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí cho những người giao tiếp bằng những ngôn ngữ mà chúng tôi có thể nghe thấy tại phòng khám của mình và cho những người không có đủ trình độ tiếng Anh để thảo luận về dịch vụ chăm sóc nha khoa mà chúng tôi đang cung cấp.

Chinese:

我们将有序地做到提供免费的语言服务使我们能听懂英语不好的人向我们咨询有关牙齿护理

Russian:

Мы принимаем необходимые меры, чтобы предоставить бесплатные услуги переводчика для общения на языках, с которыми мы сталкиваемся в нашей практике с клиентами, которые не владеют английским языком достаточно, чтобы обсудить с нами стоматологическое обслуживание, которое мы предоставляем.

Korean:

저희는 적절한 조치를 통하여 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 제공할 것입니다. 다만, 실제로 저희에게 관심이 있는언어를 쓰지만 저희 치아 관리 서비스에 대해 의견을 줄 수 있을 만큼 영어로 의사소통이 원활하지 않는 경우로한정합니다

Ukrainian:

Ми вживаємо необхідні заходи, щоб надати безкоштовні послуги перекладача для спілкування мовами, з якими ми стикаємось в нашій практиці з клієнтами, які не володіють англійською мовою достатньо, щоб обговорити з нами стоматологічні послуги, які ми надаємо.

Japanese:

実際に練習の中で耳にするく可能性がある言語を話す人々で、弊社が提供している歯科治療について、英語がそれほど上手でない人々に、無償の言語支援サービスを提供するために合理的な措置を講じるつもりです。

Arabic:

سوف†نقوم†باتخاذ†خطوات†معقولة†من†أجل†توفیر†خدمات†المساعدة†اللغویة†بدون†تكلفة†للأشخاص†الذین†یتحدثون†لغات†أخرى†من المرجح†أن†نستمع†إلیھا†خلال†ممارستنا†والذین†لا†یتقنون†تحدث†الإنجلیزیة†بشكل†جید†یمكنھم†من†التحدث†إلینا†فیما†یتعلق†برعایة†الأسنان التي†نقدمھاÆ

Romanian:

Vom lua măsuri rezonabile pentru a furniza servicii de asistență lingvistică gratuite persoanelor vorbitoare de limbi des întâlnite în cabinetul nostru și care nu vorbesc limba engleză suficient de bine pentru a discuta cu noi despre tratamentele stomatologice pe care le oferim.

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

េយើងខ􀄡 􀈃ំនឹង􀄉ត់វ􀅗􀇰 ន􀃬រសមេហតុផលេដើម្បីផ􀄩ល់ជូននូ វេស􀆑ជំនួយ􀅴􀆤េ􀄫យឥតគិតៃថ􀆊ដល់អ􀅚កនិ􀅾យ􀅴􀆤ែដល េយើងខ􀄡 􀈃ំចង់􀆤􀄩 ប់េ􀅝ក􀅛 􀈃ង􀃬រអនុវត􀅆របស់េយើងខ􀄡 􀈃ំ នងិ អ􀅚កែដលនិ􀅾យ􀅴􀆤អងេ់ គ􀆊សមិនសូ វ􀅡នល􀆵ក􀅛 􀈃ង􀃬រន􀅾ិ យមក􀃬នេ់ យើងខ􀄡 􀈃ំអពំ ី􀃬រែថ􀅒􀅹ំ ត់េធ􀅷ញែដលេយើងខ􀄡 􀈃ំកំពុងផ􀄩ល់ឲ្យ។

Cushite:

Wayita hojjii keenyatti Afaanota garaa garaagaraa namoota dubbatani fi tajaajila yaalaa nuti kenninuuf kan nu dandeessisu namoota dandeettii Aaan Ingilliffaa gahaa ta’e hin qabneef deeggarsa afaanii kanfaltii irraa bilisa ta’e kennuudhaaf tarkaanfii bu’a qabeessa ta’e ni fudhanna.

German:

Wir werden angemessene Schritte unternehmen, um denen eine gebührenfreie Sprachunterstützung zu bieten, die Sprachen sprechen, die wir möglicherweise in unserer Praxis hören, die aber kein Englisch sprechen, das gut genug ist, um mit uns über die Zahnpflege zu sprechen, die wir anbieten.

Persian (Farsi):

ما†برای†ارائھ†خدمات†ترجمھ†رایگان†بھ†افرادی†کھ†زبان†انگلیسی†آنھا†برای†صحبت†با†ما†درباره†خدمات†مراقب†از†دندان†ارایھ†شده†ما†در†حد کافی†نبوده†و†بھ†زبان†ھای†صحبت†می†کنند†کھ†ما†بھ†احتمال†زیاد†در†ھنگام†کار†با†آنھا†سر†و†کار†پیدا†می†کنیم†گام†ھایی†منطقی†را†بر†خواھیمداشتÆ

French:

Nous prendrons les mesures raisonnables pour fournir des services d’assistance linguistique gratuits pour les individus qui parlent des langues que nous sommes susceptibles d’entendre durant nos séances et qui ne parlent pas suffisamment bien l’anglais pour discuter avec nous concernant les soins dentaires que nous fournissons.

Thai:

เราไดก้ า้ วไปอกี ขัน้ ดว้ ยการใหบ้ รกิ ารผชู ้ ว่ ยดา้ นภาษาโดยไมม่ คี า่ บรกิ ารใหกั้บผทู ้ ไี่ มส่ ามารถสอื่ สารดว้ ยภาษาอังกฤษเกยี่ วกับการดแู ลทันตกรรมทเี่ ราใหบ้ รกิ ารไดด้ พี อและใชภ้ าษาทเี่ รามักจะไดย้ นิ บอ่ ยในศนู ยท์ ันตกรรมของเรา

 

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