May 11

BEST PRACTICES FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS WITH PATIENTS WHO ARE VISUALLY IMPAIRED

Compiled by: Pennsylvania Council of the Blind’s Information Access Team* Communicating with Ease Introduce yourself and address the patient by name, so he knows you are talking to him and not someone else. Introduce the patient to any roommates or … Continue reading

Feb 13

Best Practices for Healthcare Professionals with Patients who are Visually Impaired

Compiled by: Pennsylvania Council of the Blind* Communicating with Ease Introduce yourself and address the patient by name, so he knows you are talking to him and not someone else. Introduce the patient to any roommates or accompanying staff. Speak … Continue reading