Frisbie Memorial Hospital is committed to providing meaningful and equal access to medical services and programs by facilitating communication of essential information to all of our patients and/or companions in a language and manner they understand. These services are free of charge and provided on a 24-hour basis. For questions or concerns related to deaf and hard of hearing, language or visual needs, you may call and leave a message at the 24-hour information line at (603) 994-7667. We will make every attempt to return your call the next business day. For TTY device services, please call (603) 994-7666. The following devices and services are available to you during your hospital stay:

Assistive Services:

  • Video Conferencing with Certified ASL Interpreters
  • Relay Services (with NH Relay)
  • Telephone Interpreting Services (Video Relay Service or VRS)
  • American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter

Assistive Devices/Aides:

  • Regular or printable TTY telecommunication devices
  • Amplified listening device (i.e. Pocket Talker)
  • Closed captioning television
  • Telephone amplifier
  • Alerting strobe light for incoming phone call
  • Door knock alarm
  • Dry erase board
  • Pictogram book
  • Writing/drawing back and forth