Telehealth Office Hours:: ADA issues in Telehealth
Resource Topic: Health Information Technology (HIT)/Data, Telehealth
Resource Subtopic: Health Equity, Access and Equity.
Year Developed: 2019
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Administrative Staff; C-Suite (CEO, CFO, CIO, COO, etc.)
Secondary Audience: Board of Directors; PCAs
National Association of Community Health Centers
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Resource Summary: This presentation provides a high-level overview of accessibility considerations in telemedicine under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. We will discuss various types of services and modifications to help ensure that people with disabilities have equal access to telemedicine services.
Resource Details: Presenters: Veronica Williamson, Civil Rights Specialist, and Clarette Yen, Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section.