Inadequate community care for handicapped persons

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

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