I would like info on. . . State of California LetterUniversity of Vermont Medical Center LetterMt. Sinai Clergy Access During COVID-19Summer 2022 Internships Conscience and Religious Freedom and COVID-19 Guidance on the application of conscience and religious freedom laws during the nationwide public health emergency. Conscience Protections OCR enforces laws and regulations that protect conscience and prohibit coercion on issues such as abortion and assisted suicide (among others) in HHS-funded or conducted programs and activities. Religious Freedom OCR enforces laws and regulations that protect the free exercise of religion and prohibit discrimination in HHS-funded or conducted programs and activities. Other Languages Español (Spanish), 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional), 简体中文 (Chinese – Simplified), Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese), 한국어 (Korean), Tagalog (Tagalog), Русский (Russian), العربية (Arabic), Français (French), Português (Portuguese), Kreyòl Ayisyen (French Creole), Polski (Polish), Italiano (Italian), Deutsch (German), 日本語 (Japanese), فارسی (Farsi) Filing a Complaint You may file a conscience or religious freedom complaint with OCR if you feel a health care provider or government agency coerced or discriminated against you (or someone else) unlawfully. Newsroom Read the latest news releases and bulletins. Civil Rights HHS ensures that people have equal access and opportunities to participate in certain health care and human services programs without unlawful discrimination. HIPAA - Health Information Privacy Find guidance and more information about the HIPAA Privacy Rule, including what information is protected and how health information is used and disclosed. Office for Civil Rights The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) ensures equal access to certain health and human services and protects the privacy and security of health information.