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Inaccessible Healthcare Websites Risk Lawsuits, As Well As Patients’ Health

Getting quality medical care is tough, but it’s even tougher when you can’t access critical information on your provider or insurance company’s website.

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2016 Legal Landscape Update: Year In Review

In 2016, the number of lawsuits for digital accessibility increased dramatically. With the court cases and settlements of previous years, the message was loud and.

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2016 Legal Landscape Update: Healthcare

Overview In 2016, we saw an uptick in lawsuits related to digital accessibility across a growing number of industries, with most of the cases settling out.

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Accessibility Legislation in the Healthcare Industry: Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act

Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability. Section 1557 is not intended to stand alone but works.

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The Impact of Trump’s Executive Order on Web Accessibility

On January 30, President Trump signed an executive order to curtail regulations and the cost associated with them. One of the notable provisions in the.

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What Will a Trump Presidency Mean for Digital Accessibility?

In the wake of Donald Trump’s election to the presidency, many are wondering how the new administration will affect the digital accessibility space. In the.

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Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act – Privacy Considerations

This is the fifth and final article in a five-part series on accessibility and the Affordable Care Act. Please click here for parts one, two, three and four.  In.

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Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act – Technical Standards

This is the fourth article in a five-part series on accessibility and the Affordable Care Act. Please click here for parts one, two, three and five.  The Section 1557 regulations do.

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Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act – Systems Covered

This is the third article in a five-part series on accessibility and the Affordable Care Act. Please click here for parts one, two, four and five.  Section 1557 requires covered entities to.

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Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act – Implementing Accessibility Regulations

This is the second article in a five-part series on accessibility and the Affordable Care Act. Please click here for parts one, three, four and five.  The section “Accessibility of electronic and.

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