How to make information on health care accessible to all
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How to make information on health care accessible to all

Donna Dawson Accessible information officer, Equally Well team, NHS Grampian

Donna Dawson aims to eradicate inequality in healthcare services by ensuring promotional material is easy to understand

Reducing health inequalities by providing accessible information resources is essential if we are to offer equitable care to people with learning disabilities. Donna Dawson discusses her role in the co-ordination and production of accessible information across Grampian. She explains the process involved in converting key health messages, developing a leaflet about going to the dentist and involving service users in product review and quality assurance.

Learning Disability Practice. 14, 4,23-25. doi: 10.7748/ldp2011.05.14.4.23.c8512

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