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  • May 17 2018 is the Seventh Annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day - A Message From Lainey Feingold: Today is the seventh annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day — a day that reflects the foundations of my work for the past two decades: Global: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities recognizes the right of people everywhere to participate in the online world and independently […]
  • Talking Prescriptions for People with Low Vision Now State Law in Nevada - ABC Channel 3 in Las Vegas covers the new law in Nevada mandating talking prescription readers. Read more 
  • Top Ten Ways Technology Gives Sight To The Blind - Blind people have managed to lead full, independent lives throughout history. But there’s no denying the fact that the world can be a daunting and difficult place if you can’t see, and so we’ve adapted. Braille was invented nearly 200 years ago; guide dogs have been in existence about half that long. In this Age […]
  • Nevada SB 131 Accessible Labels Bill Needs Final Push to Pass Assembly Vote - A final push is needed by Nevada citizens to help pass SB 131, a bill that would make accessible prescriptions widely available to blind, visually impaired and print impaired people. People who live in Nevada are being asked to call their legislators now. See message from Rick Kuhlmey, Nevada Council of the Blind:  May 10, […]
  • Speech Technology (Summer 2014) - The Summer 2014 issue of Speech Technology magazine includes an article on CVS pharmacy mail order customers now having access to ScripAbility prescription information. Read ScripAbility in Speech Technology (not accessible).
  • Designing a Better Blister Pack - ScripTalk is mentioned in this article about the benefits of blister packaging medications.
  • For 14 Million Americans, Accessible Rx Labels Equal Independence - Check out this blog posting on the blog website by Guest Blogger Janice Lehrer-Stein, a Member of the National Council on Disability.
  • CVS/pharmacy Now Offers “Talking” Prescription Labels - WOONSOCKET, R.I., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –CVS/pharmacy announced today that it now provides ScripTalk talking prescription labels for prescriptions ordered for home delivery through its online pharmacy, The ScripTalk labels provide a safe and convenient way to access information on prescription labels for individuals who cannot read standard print.The ScripTalk labels are free to […]
  • Walmart Now Provides Talking Prescriptions - Lighthouse Volunteer Caryl Melancon writes about the partnership between Walmart pharmacies and En-Vision America involving En-Vision’s ScripTalk talking label technology. She writes, “Taking prescription drugs can be dangerous. There are as many as 1.9 million drug injuries each year due to prescription errors. Nearly 10% are life threatening or fatal and more than half are […]
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