Tahoe Forest Hospital District will take steps as necessary to ensure that qualified persons with disabilities (including those with sensory speaking skills) and limited English proficiency receive effective communication for patients and their families in order to assure understanding of necessary healthcare services. Please request an interpreter upon your arrival or at any point during your stay. To translate pages in this web site, please visit the Google Language translation page to obtain a page translation tool. Simply copy the page's URL into the translation box and select the language you desire.
For The Hearing Impaired
Tahoe Forest Hospital District utilizes an interpretive service to provide communication for hearing impaired individuals. A telecommunication device for the deaf (called a TDD line) is located in the hospital Emergency Department. The TDD phone number for the hearing impaired is provided through the California Relay Service. The voice number when calling from outside the hospital is (530) 582-1112.
Tahoe Forest Hospital has access to several Chaplains, Pastors, Rabbis and Priests to serve you and your family and are available upon request. All denominations are represented. The hospital chapel is open to all patients and visitors. This place is for quiet and meditation and is located in the main building of the hospital.
Notary Publics are legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a documents validity as well as take depositions such as a living will. Notary Publics are authorized by the state of California. Tahoe Forest Hospital has staff available to provide this service. For more information, please call (530) 582.3583 .