Health and Wellness News

“People with Disabilities Faced Pandemic Triage Biases”

A new paper from the University of Georgia suggests that unconscious biases in the health care system may have influenced how individuals with intellectual disabilities were categorized in emergency triage protocols.

Partnering for Better Chronic Pain Management and Safer Opioid Use

A new knowledge hub, including evidence-informed resources and actionable tips and tools, is designed to help people with disabilities and their providers work together to manage chronic pain.

Pennsylvania: New Call Center to Help People with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism Get Vaccine

The state of Pennsylvania has created a new call center to help deliver COVID-19 vaccines to people with intellectual disabilities and autism.