What issues other than discrimination do deaf people face?

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Discrimination is not the only issues that have been occurring in the services provided. There are many others specific issues and they are: deaf awareness, booking interpreters, having access to information and booking an appointment to see their local GP.  Firstly, there are evidenced shown that many hospital staff is having a problem regarding hearing impaired/deaf patients due to the training in ‘deaf awareness’. It is important to have deaf awareness, without it the NHS provision would not work as effectively as it seems. As Dickson and Magowan (2014) note: “effective communication between nurses and patients is a vital part of safe and effective nursing care.”  Having effective communication between nurses and...
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