Section 1557 Notification: Discrimination is Against the Law

We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. We do not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

We provide:

  • 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)
  • 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, contact:

  • Health and vision coverage: 1-800-352-2583
  • Dental, life, and disability coverage: 1-888-223-4892
  • Federal Employee Program: 1-800-333-2227
  • If you believe that we have 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:

    Health and vision coverage (including FEP members):
    Section 1557 Coordinator
    4800 Deerwood Campus Parkway, DCC1-7
    Jacksonville, FL 32246
    1-800-477-3736 x29070
    1-800-955-8770 (TTY)
    Fax: 1-904-301-1580
    section1557coordinator@floridablue.com
    Dental, life and disability coverage:
    Civil Rights Coordinator
    17500 Chenal Parkway
    Little Rock, AR 72223
    1-800-260-0331
    1-800-955-8770 (TTY)
    civilrightscoordinator@fclife.com


    You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, the Section 1557 Coordinator 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, by mail or phone at:

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    200 Independence Avenue, SW
    Room 509F, HHH Building
    Washington, DC 20201
    1-800–368–1019
    1-800–537–7697 (TDD)

    Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html

    ATENCIÓN: Si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-877-955-8773). FEP: Llame al 1-800-333-2227

    ATANSYON: Si w pale Kreyòl ayisyen, ou ka resevwa yon èd gratis nan lang pa w. Rele 1-800-352-2583 (pou moun ki pa tande byen: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Rele 1-800-333-2227

    CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có dịch vụ trợ giúp ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. Hãy gọi số 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Gọi số 1-800-333-2227

    ATENÇÃO: Se você fala português, utilize os serviços linguísticos gratuitos disponíveis. Ligue para 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Ligue para 1-800-333-2227

    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1-800-352-2583(TTY: 1-800-955-8770)。FEP:請致電1-800-333-2227

    ATTENTION: Si vous parlez français, des services d'aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. Appelez le 1-800-352-2583 (ATS : 1-800-955-8770). FEP : Appelez le 1-800-333-2227

    PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. Tumawag sa 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Tumawag sa 1-800-333-2227

    ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. Звоните 1-800-352-2583 (телетайп: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Звоните 1-800-333-2227

    ملحوظة: إذا كنت تتحدث اذكر اللغة، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغوية تتوافر لك بالمجان. اتصل برقم 1 - 3852-253-008 )رقم هاتف الصم والبكم: 1 - 0778-559-008 . اتصل برقم 1 - 008 - 333 - 7222 .

    ATTENZIONE: Qualora fosse l'italiano la lingua parlata, sono disponibili dei servizi di assistenza linguistica gratuiti. Chiamare il numero 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: chiamare il numero 1-800-333-2227

    ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. Rufnummer: +1-800-352-2583 (TTY: +1-800-955-8770). FEP: Rufnummer +1-800-333-2227

    주의: 한국어 사용을 원하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다. 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770) 로 전화하십시오. FEP: 1-800-333-2227 로 연락하십시오.

    UWAGA: Jeżeli mówisz po polsku, możesz skorzystać z bezpłatnej pomocy językowej. Zadzwoń pod numer 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: Zadzwoń pod numer 1-800-333-2227.

    સુચના: જો તમે ગુજરાતી બોલતા હો, તો નન:શુલ્ક ભાષા સહાય સેવા તમારા માટે ઉપલબ્ધ છે. ફોન કરો 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP: ફોન કરો 1-800-333-2227

    ประกาศ:ถ้าคุณพูดภาษาไทย คุณสามารถใช้บริการช่วยเหลือทางภาษาได้ฟรี โดยติดต่อหมายเลขโทรฟรี 1--800--352--2583 (TTY: 1--800--955--8770) หรือ FEP โทร 1--800--333--2227

    注意事項:日本語を話される場合、無料の言語支援をご利用いただけます。1-800-352-2583(TTY: 1-800-955-8770)まで、お電話にてご連絡ください。FEP: 1-800-333-2227

    توجه: اگر به زبان فارسی صحبت می کنید، تسهیلات زبانی رایگان در دسترس شما خواهد بود. با شماره 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770) تماس بگیريد. FEP : با شماره 1-800-333-2227 تماس بگیريد.

    Baa ákonínzin: Diné bizaad bee yáníłti’go, saad bee áká anáwo’, t’áá jíík’eh, ná hólǫ́. Kojį’ hodíílnih 1-800-352-2583 (TTY: 1-800-955-8770). FEP ígíí éí kojį’ hodíílnih 1-800-333-2227.