Accessible Hospitals and Other Health Care Facilities

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Section 223 of the 2010 ADA Accessibility Standard and the Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Standard includes scoping provisions for medical care and long term care facilities. This includes hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, psychiatric facilities and detoxification Facilities. Learn more about patient rooms scoping for both medical and long term care and along with some of the special technical that apply to parking at specialized facilities, alarm systems and toilet rooms in intensive care units.
Earlene Sesker Accessibility Specialist US Access Board, Office of Technical and Information Services
Scott Windley Accessibility Specialist Office of Technical and Information Services