Communicate Your Health
Understand Me, Speak To Me and Hear Me, are free mobile apps developed in association with the Communicate Your Health (Ireland) Partnership and supported and funded by the Health Service Executive (HSE) National Social Inclusion Unit, Ireland, and the Irish Hospice Foundation.
All three mobile apps are free, accessible resources to assist and support health care and palliative care professionals in caring for patients from diverse ethnic, religious and cultural groups and feature good practice guidelines and information for person-centred intercultural care including the provision of interpreter services.
Assisting Healthcare Staff and Interpreters
Communicate Your Health Apps are designed to help patients, healthcare staff and interpreters manage difficult situations, including communication challenges.
These resources inform staff of intercultural differences, provide advice to healthcare staff and professional interpreters (spoken language and sign language) dealing with difficult situations and advise staff how best to work with people who are Deaf or have acquired hearing loss.
The Apps are free to download via Google Play and Apple Store.
For further information and to download the apps see https://communicateyourhealth.com/