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This study explores the perceived value of workplace accommodations from the perspective of the individual users of PAS who had contacted the Job Accommodation Network (JAN). A follow-up survey assessed their perspective on the impact of PAS and other accommodations. The findings indicate that people who have considered or implemented PAS accommodations perception of work ability increases from being "Substantially Limited" with no accommodation to "Not Limited at All" with accommodiation.
Populations:Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Direct Care Workforce
Journal of Rehabilitation
Programs/Initiatives:Medicaid Infrastructure Grant (MIG)
Job Accommodation Network; ergonomic equipment modifications; adaptive and assistive technology; flexible schedule; sign-language interpreters; personal assistants; job coaches
PAS Center - Center for Personal Assistance Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/52931