Problem

Inadequate community care for handicapped persons

Other Names:
Denial of right to adequate health care for the disabled
Neglected welfare of handicapped persons
Claim:

The developmentally disabled get short shrift because doctors, who resist patients with state health coverage because of low reimbursement rates, especially avoid the mentally retarded.

 

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
Date of last update
06.05.2019 – 18:01 CEST