Pr-023028 Sign Language Interpreting: ADA Accommodations for Patients who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing

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Presentation

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Description

Review applicable ADA Requirements relative to patients who are deaf and hard of hearing; explain the ... show more

Objectives

  • Discuss how to request an American Sign Language Interpreter
  • Explain the role of an interpreter and how to interact with an American Sign Language Interpreter
  • Identify technology available to Deaf and Hard of Hearing patients
  • Review applicable ADA Requirements relative to patients who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Review culturally appropriate terminology

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Fees

Free

Faculty

Joan Mckinon-Reeves joan.o.mckinon-reeves@medstar.net

Organization

MedStar National Rehabilitation Network