Individuals with Disabilities
St. Clair Hospital is committed to providing the highest quality of care to all patients.
St. Clair Hospital is committed to ensure that all patients and visitors with disabilities have reasonable and equal access to the facilities, services and programs of the Hospital. Any patient who is disabled is entitled to receive services that are equivalent to and as effective as those provided to patients who are not disabled. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, services and auxiliary aids are available upon request. If any of the listed services are needed, the Hospital will make every effort to meet your needs.
If you have difficulty in accessing the Hospital or participating in services and programs, please contact the Social Services Department at 412.942.2480, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. For evenings, weekends, and holidays, contact the Hospital switchboard at 412.942.4000 and ask for the Patient Placement Manager. St. Clair Hospital personnel will assist you.
The following has been prepared as a guide for individuals who are disabled and require information about accessing selected areas and services of the Hospital.
Guide, Hearing, and Service Dogs
Disabled individuals using dogs as auxiliary aides will have access to the Hospital, unless the dogs pose a significant health risk.
Other Services Available
- Services/Auxiliary Aids
- Communication Symbol Sheet
- Pen and/or Tablet
- TDD (Telecommunication Device for Deaf)
- Sign Language Interpreter
- Foreign Language Interpreter (specify language)
Special programs and support groups provided by St. Clair Hospital are available to individuals in the communitywho are disabled. St. Clair Hospital has a publication which has been prepared as a guide to individuals who are disabled to assist them in accessing the areas and services of the Hospital. For a copy of this publication or requests to meet special needs, contact the Social Services Department at 412.942.2480 during normal business hours. In the evenings and on the weekends, contact the Hospital switchboard at 412.942.4000, ext. 0 and ask to speak to the Patient Placement Manager.