Can You Hear Me? Equitable Access to Telehealth for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind Patients

Join us for an insightful webinar as we delve into the world of telehealth for patients who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or DeafBlind. This session aims to provide an overview, highlighting the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects of telehealth accessibility for these patient populations. Our panel will guide you through real-life scenarios, showcasing successful approaches as well as areas that need improvement. From effective communication strategies to technology considerations, we will explore the key factors that contribute to equitable access and high-quality healthcare experiences. Whether you are a healthcare provider, administrator, or advocate, this webinar provides a unique opportunity to enhance your understanding of telehealth in the context of diverse patient needs. Join us in fostering a more inclusive healthcare system for all.

Presented by:

  • Tony Davis, MSW, Accessibility Resources Program Manager, Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, NCDHHS
  • Rob Nutt M.D., Physician, Clinic for Special Children and Medical Consultant for NCDHHS Disability Determination Services
  • Darian Gambrell, Executive Director DEAF, Inc.