The American With Disability Act Essay
This dissertation will review implications of this act to patient services, employment, and the facility design.
Keywords: discrimination, ADA, modifications
ADA: Implications for patient services, Employee developmental, and Facility Design
According to 2010 Census Disability report, there are approximately 56.7 million people or 18 percent of the population had disability. From 2005, the total member of people with a disability increased by 2.2 million. It has been 25 years (January 23, 1990) since Congress, President George H.W Bush signed and passed ADA. Since then, people with disabilities agreed that their quality of life has improved. People with disabilities have received variety of comprehensive protection in many aspects of public life.
American with Disability Act started in 1960’s through Civil rights movement, were initially focused in protecting rights of racial discrimination. Fair Housing Act 1988 was amended to add families with disabilities. Then by 1973, Rehabilitation…