Many people, including those with speech and language disabilities (SLDs) and hearing challenges, experience communication barriers to hospital services. Some of the barriers happen when:
Watch this video from CDAC: Steve Wells talks about communication barriers in a healthcare setting.
Credits: Adapted from Communication Disabilities Access Canada (CDAC)
Current as of: May 30, 2018
Author: Allied Health, Speech, Language, Hearing and Audiology, Alberta Health Services
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