St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital, as part of St. Mary's Health Care System, is committed to providing the highest quality of care to all patients. St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, or source of payment. We strive to ensure all patients with disabilities have reasonable and equal access to our facilities. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, services and auxiliary aids are available upon request. Click here for the Section 504 Notice of Program Accessibility.
Designated parking spaces for disabled persons are available in all public parking lots, in front of the building, in emergency department parking, and behind the building.
Wheelchairs are available in the lobby and the emergency department. Our staff and volunteers are available to assist visitors using wheelchairs.
Wheelchair accessible dining facilities are available in the cafeteria. Assistance is available upon request.
Automatic doors are located at the main entrances and the entrance to the emergency department.
GUIDE, HEARING, AND SERVICE DOGS
Disabled individuals using appropriately certified canines as auxiliary aides will have access to St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital facilities.
RESTROOMS & PUBLIC PHONES
St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital is equipped with restrooms designated for disabled individuals and wheelchair accessible telephones.
HEARING IMPAIRED SERVICES
Interpreting for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patients: St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital has services available 24/7 for certified sign language interpreters to assist in communication with deaf/ hard of hearing patients and their families who use sign language. St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital has a TTY Machine located in registration. The dedicated number for the device at the Hospital is 706-356-7849.
If any additional services are required to help you with effective communication during your stay, please discuss them with your nurse, request a consultation with your case manager, or call the nursing supervisor at extension 5024. Your health is our mission!
Additional Information About Language Services: To request any kind of language interpretation services, please call the nursing supervisor at extension 5024.
To learn more about Patient's Rights and Responsibilities click here.