key actions to provide access to vaccination programs

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (2023) states,

the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has issued guidance outlining legal standards under the federal civil rights laws prohibiting disability discrimination and providing concrete examples of the application of the legal standards in the context of COVID-19 vaccine programs and how to implement them. The OCR also issued a Fact Sheet setting out key actions to provide access to vaccination programs for people with disabilities. The OCR guidance and fact sheet are companion pieces to resources and information compiled by HHS agencies on best practices for ensuring vaccination accessibility. (“Non-Discrimination In Access to the COVID-19 Vaccine” section)

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