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OT 5753: Health Literacy: ADA

A guide for creating client focused care sheets.

"The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open to the general public." - What is the ADA

What does this have to do with creating patient care materials? Everything that is created, both print and virtually, must meet the ADA Standards for Accessible Design!