Effective Communication

There are over 180 languages spoken in communities served by GNYHA member hospitals, which serve a diverse patient population with a variety of needs. GNYHA provides resources, including best practices and language assistance coordinator updates, to help members better understand and meet the needs of the Limited English Proficiency patient population, and better serve the needs of hard of hearing/deaf patients and blind/visually impaired patients.

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