Policy Updates

U.S. Department of Justice Public Hearing on Advance Notice of Proposed Rule Makings Accessibility of Mammography Equipment

AAHD provided testimony to the Department of Justice’s Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding Accessible Equipment and Furniture based on remarks provided by AAHDto the U.S. Access Board in a public forum on access to medical diagnostic equipment held in July, 2010. The Access Board website provides further information on accessibility requirements specific to designing medical equipment. […]

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U.S. Access Board’s Medical Diagnostic Equipment Public Information Meeting

(July 29, 2010) AAHD makes presentation to the U.S. Access Board in a public forum on access to medical diagnostic equipment held in July, 2010. For transcript of AAHD’s morning presentation: www.access-board.gov

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Increasing Mammography Screening for Women with Disabilities in the DC Metro Area

SUSAN G. KOMEN FOR THE CUREÒ AND AMERICAN ASSOCIATION ON HEALTH & DISABILITY (AAHD) WORK TOWARD INCREASING MAMMOGRAPHY SCREENING FOR WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES IN THE DC METRO AREA   Q:  What is being done in the DC Metro Area to make mammography screening more accessible for women with disabilities?   The American Association on Health […]

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