A small but growing number of deaf people are healthcare professionals. Read a story about one deaf nursing student in the United States, Britny Bensman. Meanwhile, she is using Facebook and Instagram to empower other deaf and hard of hearing aspiring professionals.
The web page with Britny Bensman’s story is partly accessible for people using screen reading software, but with difficulty. For example, most images do not have descriptions in the alternative tags. Also, many forms do not have labels to say what they are.
Furthermore, there is an organization for deaf people as healthcare professionals: the Association of Medical Professionals with Hearing Losses (AMPHL).
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