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Digital tools help improve access to healthcare for patients with hearing and sight loss

People with sensory impairments in West Yorkshire and Harrogate have been given the knowledge to use digital health tools to make visiting the GP easier.

More than 750 people benefitted from a project to support improvements in accessing health and wellbeing services for people with hearing and sight loss.  The project was part of NHS Digital’s Widening Digital Participation Programme, which aims to make digital health services and information accessible to everyone – particularly the most excluded people in society. More....