Why Nephrology Associates of Michigan?

Nephrology Associates of Michigan (NAM) was founded in 1974, it has enjoyed the trust of patients and referring physicians throughout Southeast Michigan.

CONTACT INFO
  • Nephrology Associates of Michigan
  • 5333 McAuley Dr.
    Suite 4003
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
  • Phone: 734.712.3470
  • Email: info@kidneyaa.com
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Grievance Policy

Nephrology Associates of Michigan, P.C.
Clinic Locations: Ypsilanti • Adrian • Canton • Howell • Monroe

St. Joseph Mercy – Reichert Health Center
5333 McAuley Drive, Suite 4003
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 712-3470
Phone: (800) 482-3972
Fax: (734) 712-2935
Website: www.kidneyaa.com

George M. Behrend, M.D.
Paul A. Berkowitz, M.D.
Rachel L. Brock, D.O.
Eric A. Dancey, M.D.
Jariatul Karim, M.D.
Sushma N. Pandrangi, M.D.

Ahmed Rehan, M.D.
Vidooshi G. Maru, M.D.
Judith M. Mayer, M.D.
Linda Lou Mixter, APRN-BC
Paula Nau, PA
Jeanne Krawiec, APRN

Janice Marchildon, NP
Susan Eklund, APRN
Edvennia Fizer, APRN
Arta Dervishi, AGACNP-BC
Ashley Draves, FNP-C
Shanique Rubens, ACNP-BC

It is the policy of Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC not to discriminate on the basis of disability. Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC has adopted an internal grievance procedure providing for prompt and equitable resolution of complaints alleging any action prohibited by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 794) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulations implementing the Act. Section 504 prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. The Law and Regulations may be examined in the office of Laurie Pochik, Civil Rights Coordinator, 734-712-3470, who has been designated to coordinate the efforts of Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC to comply with Section 504.

Any person who believes she or he has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of disability may file a grievance under this procedure. It is against the law for Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC to retaliate against anyone who files a grievance or cooperates in the investigation of a grievance.

Procedure:

    - Grievances must be submitted to the Section 504 Coordinator, generally within 60 days of the date the person filing the grievance becomes aware of the alleged discriminatory action.
    - A complaint must be in writing, containing the name and address of the person filing it. The complaint must state the problem or action alleged to be discriminatory and the remedy or relief sought.
    - The Section 504 Coordinator (or her/his designee) shall conduct an investigation of the complaint. This investigation may be informal, but it must be thorough, affording all interested persons an opportunity to submit evidence relevant to the complaint. The Section 504 Coordinator will maintain the files and records Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PCrelating to such grievances. - The Section 504 Coordinator will issue a written decision on the grievance no later than 30 days after its filing.
    - The person filing the grievance may appeal the decision of the Section 504 Coordinator by writing to the Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC Board of Directors within 15 days of receiving the Section 504 Coordinator’s decision. The Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC Board of Directors shall issue a written decision in response to the appeal no later than 30 days after its filing.
    - The availability and use of this grievance procedure does not prevent a person from filing a complaint of discrimination on the basis of disability with the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights.


Nephrology Associates of Michigan, PC will make appropriate arrangements to ensure that disabled persons are provided other accommodations, if needed, to participate in this grievance process. Such arrangements may include, but are not limited to, providing interpreters for the deaf, providing taped cassettes of material for the blind, or assuring a barrier-free location for the proceedings. The Section 504 Coordinator will be responsible for such arrangements.

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