Tag Archives: disabilities

Op-Ed: Employers’ diversity and equity efforts often overlook people with disabilities

2020 brought forward a crucial national conversation centered on the need for companies — from Main Street to Wall Street — to look inward at hiring practices, employment policies, recruitment and other aspects of the employment process to expand opportunities for diversity, equity and inclusion. It seems every company in the United States, from Google… Read More »

OCR paves way for reasonable access to support for COVID-19 patients with disabilities

The Office for Civil Rights at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services announced today that it has reached an early case resolution (ECR) with the State of Connecticut after the state issued an executive order regarding non-visitation policies for short-term hospitals, outpatient clinics, and outpatient surgical facilities ensuring that people with disabilities are… Read More »