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Accommodating nursing students with disabilities

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Rush University is committed to diversity and to attracting and educating students who will make the population of health care professionals representative of the national population.Our core values — ICARE — Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Excellence translate into our work with all students, including those with disabilities.

Medscape uses cookies to customize the site based on the information we collect at registration.The Team provides resources of Academic Assistance, Counseling, Academic Accommodations, and Assessment Testing.Some of the ways we meet our goal include: Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science is respectful of students' rights and responsibilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) as amended by the ADA Amendment Act of 2008 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.Students with disabilities who believe they may need accommodations in this class are encouraged to contact the Student Disability Access Office at (919) 668-1267 as soon as possible to better ensure that such accommodations can be implemented in a timely fashion.The Student Disability Access Office (SDAO) has been charged by Duke University with the responsibility of exploring possible coverage and reasonable accommodations for qualified students with disabilities for purposes of Section 504 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008.Accommodations in the clinical setting may differ from those for the didactic/classroom setting.

SDS will work with Assistant Dean Trevino, the Faculty of Record (FOR), and clinical intructors to determine if the requested accommodations are reasonable and do not alter essential outcomes of the program requirements or technical standards.

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UCSF is committed to assisting learners with disabilities reach their full potential and succeed in our educational environment.

Rush University wishes to insure that access to its facilities, programs, and services are available to students with disabilities.

The University provides reasonable accommodations to students on a nondiscriminatory basis consistent with legal requirements as outlined in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments ACT (ADAAA) of 2008, and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

UCSF’s is commited to protecting the privacy of all learners.