Message: Public meeting for Deaf and hard of hearing patients - Thursday 20 February (5pm to 7pm)

Camden Clinical Commissioning Group will be hosting a meeting to discuss possible changes in interpreting provision in general practices for deaf and hard of hearing patients. As part of this, there is a demonstration of the video remote interpreting (VRI) tool being considered.  

  • When: Thursday 20th February, 5pm to 7pm
  • Where: Camden Disability Action, Greenwood Place, 37 Greenwood Place, London, NW5 1LB
  • To note: British Sign Language Interpreters and a speech to text reporter will be in attendance.
  • To RSVP: please email or phone Martin Emery at martin.emery@nhs.net or 0203 688 1755

Karen Derrick (Planned Care Commissioning Manager, Camden Clinical Commissioning Group) wants to talk about providing additional support for deaf service users in general practice with a demonstration of one-touch access to trained professional video interpreters who can support patients onscreen.

There will be an opportunity to discuss and provide feedback on the British Sign Language Interpreter provision in Camden’s general practices and the proposed changes.  This will also be an opportunity to answer any questions you may have about using video remote interpreting (VRI).