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Healthcare Accessibility

All health organisations need to be able to offer support online for people who may be disabled, visually impaired, speak English as a second language or of an old age. Assistive technology will support website visitors to customise a website in a way that works best for them.

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Provide Support Online to Ensure Everyone has Access to Vital Healthcare Information

People go online for several healthcare-related reasons. Google receives over 1 billion health-related questions everyday including finding a doctor and researching symptoms.

By very nature, individuals with disabilities need more regular checkups, treatment, and assistance from health organisations. That’s why healthcare providers must make the information on their websites accessible. Otherwise, disabled people face further barriers and risk receiving an unequal standard of care

Why you Should Provide Equal Access to Online Information on Health Websites

Equality of Service
No one should feel like they are jumping through hoops to access healthcare. Web accessibility is vital for healthcare organisations to provide an equal standard of care.
Support the Vulnerable
The aging population and those with disabilities need more regular checkups, treatment, and assistance from health organisations.
Employer of Choice
Being inclusive sets you apart as an employer of choice. Higher staff satisfaction scores and reduced turnover rates will increase the pool of candidates who want to interview, work, and stay with you.

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Millions of healthcare webpages made accessible through the use of assistive technology

By choosing not to make websites accessible, healthcare providers and creating access barriers for many people who need help the most.

Whether it’s changing the way your website looks, what language it’s in, or using a different method of navigation, Recite Me can help make your health website accessible to everyone.

This is the total number of users who launched the Recite Me toolbar on health websites.
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Higher than the industry average pages viewed per session.
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Web Accessibility Guide for the Healthcare Sector

Find out who needs help accessing healthcare online, global statistics on disabilities, web accessibility guidelines, and some case studies on healthcare organisations that are leading the way.


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