Sometimes hospitals refuse Sign Language Interpreting Services. What should you do about it, and how can you get the services you or your family need?
Power positions affect medical sign language interpretation and can be the determining factor in whether Deaf patients can receive proper care or not.
Large setting lip-reading occurs in a group of more than one person. It is highly complex & almost impossible for a D/deaf consumer to follow with accuracy.
Staff Medical Sign Language Interpreters have many responsibilities. However, it is important they do not overburden or skew ethical lines.