Non-Discrimination Statement

As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, National HealthCare Corporation (NHC) complies with applicable Federal Civil Rights laws and does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the ground of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender, or on the basis of disability or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its health programs and activities, and in staff and employee assignments to patients, whether carried out by NHC directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which NHC arranges to carry out its programs and activities.

This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (nondiscrimination on the basis of disability), the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (nondiscrimination on the basis of age), Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, 42 U.S.C. § 18116, and regulations of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these three statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, 91, and 92.


  • 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

If you need these services, please contact the Section 1557 Coordinator listed below.

In case of questions concerning this policy, or in the event of a desire to file a complaint alleging violations of the above, you may do so in person or by mail, fax, or email by contacting the Section 504/1557 Coordinator posted at the location in question or by contacting the Compliance Department at:

Kitty Locke
Compliance and Privacy Officer
National HealthCare Corporation
100 East Vine Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-2020 Extension 1664

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 or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue SW., Room 509F, HHH Building, Washington, DC 20201, 1-800-868- 1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD).

ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Spanish)

注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx(TTY:1-xxx-xxx-xxxx)。(Chinese)

CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. Gọi số 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Vietnamese)

주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다. 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx)번으로 전화해 주십시오. (Korean)

PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. Tumawag sa 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Tagalog)

ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. Звоните 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (телетайп: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Russian)
مقر) xxx-xxx-xxxx-1 مقرب لصتا .ناجملاب كل رفاوتت ةیوغللا ةدعاسملا تامدخ نإف ،ةغللا ركذا ثدحتت تنك اذإ :ةظوحلم .(xxx-xxx-xxxx-1 :مكبلاو مصلا فتاھ (Arabic)

ATANSYON: Si w pale Kreyòl Ayisyen, gen sèvis èd pou lang ki disponib gratis pou ou. Rele 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (French –Creole)

ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (ATS : 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (French)

ATENÇÃO: Se fala português, encontram-se disponíveis serviços linguísticos, grátis. Ligue para 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Portugese)

ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (German)


ﺎﻣﺷ یارﺑ نﺎﮕﯾار تروﺻﺑ ﯽﻧﺎﺑز تﻼﯾﮭﺳﺗ ،دﯾﻧﮐ ﯽﻣ وﮕﺗﻔﮔ ﯽﺳرﺎﻓ نﺎﺑز ﮫﺑ رﮔا :ﮫﺟوﺗ
.دﯾرﯾﮕﺑ سﺎﻣﺗ 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx) ﺎﺑ .دﺷﺎﺑ ﯽﻣ مھارﻓ (Persian)

ध्यान द: यद आप हदी बोलते ह तो आपके िलए मुफ्त म भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध ह। 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY:1-xxx-xxx-xxxx) पर कॉल कर। (Hindi)

ચુ ના: જો તમે જુરાતી બોલતા હો, તો િન:લ્ક ભાષા સહાય સેવાઓ તમારા માટ ઉપલબ્ધ છેફોન કરો 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (TTY: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Gujarati)

ማስታወሻ: የሚናገሩት ቋንቋ ኣማርኛ ከሆነ የትርጉም እርዳታ ድርጅቶች፣ በነጻ ሊያግዝዎት ተዘጋጀተዋል፡ ወደ ሚከተለው ቁጥር ይደውሉ 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx (መስማት ለተሳናቸው: 1-xxx-xxx-xxxx). (Amharic)