ASAN & Partners Challenge WA’s Discriminatory COVID-19 Plan | Autistic Self Advocacy Network

SEATTLE – As COVID-19 cases increase, the experience in other countries and predictions of U.S. health officials is that there will not be enough acute care services or equipment, such as ventilators, to meet the demand of patients with the virus who require intensive treatment.  Health care professionals in the United States are already developing …

Fighting Discrimination in COVID-19 Treatment | Autistic Self Advocacy Network

People with disabilities know our lives are worth living — but time and time again, we have had to fight to get this message across to those in power. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is no exception. A number of states have made COVID-19 plans that direct medical professionals to deny care on the basis of …