As the largest senior living provider in Indiana, American Senior Communities is committed to staying on the forefront of technological innovations that help to enhance the care we provide to our residents. Bethany Village Assisted Living in Indianapolis provides technology for Deaf or hearing impaired residents who communicate using American Sign Language (ASL). Using video technology similar to a FaceTime call, residents can have live, real-time access to an ASL interpreter who can help them communicate with their care team. Using innovations like this results in improved healthcare outcomes and a better experience for our residents. To learn more, please visit ASCCare.com/BVAL.
Common Challenges for Deaf Residents
Communication can be complicated for seniors who are Deaf or hearing impaired if no accommodations are in place to adequately serve them. Questions that one may have regarding medication or sharing information regarding daily care can become frustrating without the means to communicate in a timely fashion. Having a dependable and timely program in place can greatly enhance the quality of care.
The Latest in Communication Technology
The care team at Bethany Village Assisted Living proudly offers the latest in communication technology, provided be AMN Healthcare, a leader in interpretation services. This remarkably convenient and streamlined device provides residents real-time access to an interpreter at any time, day or night. An interpreter uses American Sign Language (ASL) to communicate between residents and staff over a video monitor, similar to a FaceTime call.
Benefits of Clear Communication
- Daily information regarding resident care
- Communication regarding resident medication
- Better communication to improve healthcare outcomes
This important innovation provides fast and easy communication between residents and team members through a remote interpreter, in real time, 24/7, enhancing the team’s ability to provide the best quality service and care. To find out more about Bethany Village Assisted Living’s lifestyle and care options and amenities please visit ASCCare.com/BVAL.