TTY Machine for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patients
The TTY machines for deaf and hard of hearing patients are available
for check out from Materials Management. Please call 617-726-9144.
Point to Talk Booklets
Point to-Talk booklets are available for patients in
19 languages. Arrange for someone from your floor to obtain one
for the patient. Sample pages of the "Point-to-Talk" booklets are also available
on this website. Click here for more.
Communication Tool binder
Inpatient front desks have a Communication Tool binder
with booklets, guidelines and helpful information such as the Sign
Language List and the Communication Access Mini-Guide.
Having patients handouts translated and available in the most
frequently used languages can help with patient care. If you have
patient material to translate, contact Karin Hobrecker the translation specialist.