COVID-19 vaccination among disabled people

This research brief explores how people with disabilities are experiencing COVID-19 vaccination efforts in the United States. Many people with disabilities are at higher risk of both contracting COVID-19 and experiencing sever outcomes. Despite this, disability status is not typically included in COVID-19 case reports and most state vaccination plans have not considered disability status as a risk factor,

Disability area: 
Cross disability
Life area: 
Health care
Project name: 
Rehabilitation Research and Training Center for Place-Based Solutions for Rural Community Participation, Employment, and Health
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Product type: 
Report/Research brief
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