CLE | Language and Disability Access in Health Care Settings

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Noon to 2 p.m.| CNY Philanthropy Center, Second Floor Ballroom, 431 E. Fayette Street, Syracuse, NY 13202 | CREDIT: 2.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias | COST: $40 Member | $60 Non-Member | $20 Paralegal | FREE Lifetime/Student | Financial waiver information is available here | Under NYS rules this CLE has been APPROVED for Experienced and Newly Admitted Attorneys | LUNCH INCLUDED!

This CLE lends insight into how to handle your non-English speaking client’s communication issues especially in healthcare settings.

  • TOPICS COVERED include:
    • American with Disabilities Act – Limited English Proficiency, Disability Complaints, TITLE VI of Civil Rights Act enforcement
    • NYS Human Rights Law – recent litigation outcomes involving NYS Office of the Attorney General Civil Rights Bureau, disability accommodation issues in medical facilities, health insurance plans, pharmacies, etc.
    • Private Sector – Best Practices for Health Care providers to assure compliance with federal and state laws; common issues/questions from health care provider clients re balancing costs v. legal requirements.

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This CLE is brought to you by the OCBA Diversity & Inclusion Committee.