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Interpreter Services and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

A male patient, who is deaf and uses American Sign Language (ASL) as his primary method of communication, went to the ED of a hospital [...]

Writing Letters Re: “Comfort Animals” / Procedural Due Process

A reader has asked for my thoughts regarding requests by patients to have treating mental health practitioners write letters requesting [...]

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) – Seeing A Deaf Patient

… I thought it might be useful to pass along some information related to a question that was recently asked of me. I was asked what the [...]