For patients who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have limited vision, The Medical Center will obtain sign language or other interpreters or Personal Readers if needed. 

NexTalk, a remote video interpreting system for American Sign Language is readily available throughout the hospital. Auxiliary devices available to meet your needs include Pocket Talker Personal amplifiers, magnifying sheets, Closed Caption Television, Teletypewriter (TTY) equipment, and a public videophone.

Several ASL Videos are available for inpatients: 
  • Important Information for your Hospital stay
  • Patient Orientation
  • Advanced Care Planning
  • ICU Orientation
For more information, please call (603) 577-2000 or email

For TTY (hearing impaired only), please call (603) 883-6983.