Consumer Messages to Policy Makers

On the 2018 National Survey on Health Reform and Disability (NSHRD)1 and during national telephone interviews in 2019, consumers with disabilities were asked about their experiences with health care services and insurance. At the end of each interview and as the final question on the NSHRD, participants were asked: “What would you tell policymakers about access to health insurance and health care services for people with disabilities?” The quotes provided below are a selection of responses to this question.