University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, including University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, maintains an environment of inclusion where individual differences are respected and are welcome.

Our care is available to everyone, and our staff members ensure that patients and their guests are comfortable and accommodated as patients receive care.

Trained interpreters provide real-time interpretation and translation services for patients who do not speak English fluently or who have hearing impairments. Patients and families can use these services during clinic visits, hospital stays or other communication with hospital staff. To request services or information please call 1-319-356-1967 or TDD/TTY, 1-319-356-4999.

For services of all types, please contact our Patient and Guest Services office, including Concierge Services1-319-356-1900.