Deliberate Indifference: New federal ruling on Video Remote Interpreting in healthcare (April 2017)

By |August 5th, 2017|Disability Laws|0 Comments

In late April 2017, a federal court announced a major decision that has implications for health care providers nationwide.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled that several Deaf patients could recover disability discrimination money damages against their hospital because of the hospital’s improper use of Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) to communicate […]