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Communication cards in multiple languages

The Design for Health and Wellbeing Lab and Auckland DHB have designed communication cards that hospital patients can use. Patients and their families can point to the icons on the cards to help communicate their immediate needs, wants and concerns to hospital staff.

The communication cards are available in the following languages:

 

There's also a blank version that an interpreter, family member or friend can complete with translations of other languages.

Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Page created May 2018. Last updated August 2018.

See also:

Interpreting services

Page reference: 510469

Review key: HIMRH-125055