ADA National Network Learning Session: Access to Medical Care & Medical Diagnostic Equipment Best Practices for People with Disabilities

Thursday, April 25, 2024
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm, Eastern time

Register for the webinar
Registration closes at Midnight, Pacific Time, on April 24, 2024.

This webinar series is sponsored by Pacific ADA Center and ADA National Network (ADANN).
For help, contact Pacific ADA Center at 1-510-285-5600 (Voice/TTY) or email support@adapacific.org.

Description:
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) covers doctors’ offices, medical clinics, and other healthcare facilities. These facilities must be accessible to patients with disabilities.

This training will discuss how to design and create accessible medical spaces. Also, the Access Board has published a final standard about access to medical diagnostic equipment (MDE) for people with disabilities. These standards are for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The presenter will discuss the requirements for diagnostic equipment, including transfer and other mobility aids.

Learning objectives:

  • Describe design criteria for accessible medical spaces
  • Learn about diagnostic equipment accessibility requirements

Presenter:
Bobby Stinnette is an Accessibility Specialist at the US Access Board, providing technical guidance for design criteria to various stakeholders. Bobby’s focus at the Access Board is on medical diagnostic equipment and healthcare accessibility.

This webinar will offer captioning and ASL Interpretation.