Denver Health and all of its programs are accessible to and useable by disabled persons, including persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or blind, or who have other sensory impairments.
Access features include:
- Convenient off-street parking designated for disabled persons.
- Curb cuts and ramps between parking areas and buildings.
- Level access onto the first floor with elevator access to all other floors.
- Fully accessible offices, bathrooms, waiting areas, cafeteria, and patient treatment areas, including exam rooms and patient wards.
- A full range of assistive and communication aids for persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or blind, or with other sensory impairments. There is no charge for these aids. Some of these aids include:
- Qualified sign language interpreters for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.
- A twenty-four hour (24) telecommunication device (TTY/TDD) which can connect the caller to all extensions and portable (TTY/TDD) units.
- Flash Cards, alphabet boards, and other communication boards.
- Readers and taped material for the blind and large print materials for the visually impaired.
- Assistive devices for persons with impaired manual skills.
If you require any aids or other accessibility assistance, please tell the receptionist, your nurse, or your care provider.
Denver Health does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the ground of race, color, or national origin, or on the basis of disability or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Denver Health directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Denver Health arranges to carry out its programs and activities. In case of questions, please contact our Section 504 Coordinator at 660 Bannock Street, MC 5015, Denver, CO 80204; Telephone: 303-602-4930; Fax: 303-602-4934; or see http://denverhealth.org/ForPatients.aspx for additional information.