New opportunity allows deaf and hard of hearing community work in the healthcare industry

COLORADO SPRINGS — Some might assume that people who are deaf or hard of hearing aren’t qualified to work in the healthcare industry, but that simply isn’t true.

“Traditionally it has been difficult for any individual who is deaf or hard of hearing to get a job in the medical field,” Rebecca Hull with The Independence Center Said. “Communication can be a concern. However, our hope is to show people that communication is really not that difficult.”

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