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Healthcare Providers Must Remain Vigilant with ADA Service Animal Requirements

Health facilities and individual healthcare providers who open their offices to the public should remain aware they are subject to the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) requirements regarding service animals. Failing to adhere to the stringent ADA standards can quickly lead to patient complaints escalating to U.S. Department of Justice intervention, costly settlements, and steep civil penalties. Read More ›

Health Care Industry Employers Time to Redouble Efforts to Avoid Claims of Disability Discrimination (Part 1)

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities. Title I of the ADA covers employment by private employers with 15 or more employees as well as state and local government employers of the same size. Read More ›