ADA National Network Learning Session: Access to Health Care and the ADA - A Review of the Case Law

September 26, 2019 2:30pm to 4:00pm EDT

Presented by the Pacific ADA Center

Access to health care is critical for people with disabilities, but often many barriers exist. This webinar will review how litigation has impacted the ADA's application to health care. Topics will include accessible medical facilities and equipment, effective communication, and service animals in health care facilities. In addition to reviewing specific court decisions and settlement agreements, this session will also identify trends and potential issues for future ADA health care-related litigation.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand court cases that involve accessible medical facilities and equipment, effective communication, and service animals in health care facilities
  • Learn trends and potential issues for future ADA health care-related litigation

Presenter:

Barry Taylor, Vice President for Civil Rights and Systemic Litigation at Equip for Equality

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