Believing in Accessibility for All
Accessibility tools button image

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Client Case Study
Brighton Sussex NHS Trust accessible website

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH) is an acute teaching hospital working across two main sites, Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton and the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath.

BSUH provides district general hospital services to people in and around the Brighton and Hove, Mid Sussex and the western part of East Sussex and more specialised and tertiary services for patients across Sussex and the southeast of England.

Brighton Sussex University Hospitals Logo
Sussex University Hospital

Our Brief

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals supports the diverse population of their area with all health and care needs. To continue and evolve this great work they wanted to enable all their staff, patients and visitors to access important health information on their website hassle-free.

Regardless of people’s disabilities, learning difficulties or if they speak English as a second language, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals wanted to be able to support website visitors to access their content barrier-free.

To achieve this totally inclusive goal their website needs to provide people with accessibility and language support.

Recite Me toolbar solution. Audio, styling, reading, translation icons.

Our Solution

The Recite Me accessibility assistive toolbar was implemented on the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals website, which has massively improved the way all staff, patients and visitors can read important content online. To allow people to access contact information, appointment data and much more with easy Recite Me assistive technology allow people to customise website according to their varying accessibility and language needs.

Recite Me accessibility software has a wide range of supporting features including a screen reader, styling options, reading support and a translation tool with over 100 languages, including 35 text to speech voices.

Client Testimonial

"We are pleased to have adopted the Recite Me toolbar; it is easy to use and provides a comprehensive range of tools to improve the accessibility of our website. The toolbar is a popular asset with our patients and has enabled people that have previously found it challenging to use our website engage with content relevant to their healthcare. "

Simon Anjoyeb, Deputy Head of Inclusion, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust