Health Minister's visit to Musgrave Park Hospital

08/02/2016

Health Minister Simon Hamilton pictured with Patrick Irvine and Cara McGerrigan during a visit to Musgrave Park Hospital’s Communication Advice Centre which is a regional service for N. Ireland offering Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) assessment and support for patients and clinicians undertaking AAC intervention. AAC covers a wide range of techniques which support or replace spoken language. These include gestures, signs, symbols, communication books and powered solutions such as voice output systems.