HERO docs

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HERO docs is a web-based service enabling licensed clients to search, re-brand, edit and share quality assured easy read content in PDF large print or website/html formats.
Clients also use HERO docs to create their own easy read online and gain service credits when other clients re-brand their easy read content. HERO docs was developed with:

  • NHS England’s Accessible Information Standards’ team
  • Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Central North West London NHS Foundation Trust

“Using Word-Bank on www.cnwl.nhs.uk has been instrumental in staff being more interested in accessing easy to understand materials. Licensing HERO Docs is an opportunity for staff to fully engage people with a learning disability and help them understand the very complicated life in Mental Health services. Our staff will save clinical time which is best served with patients and feel much more confident in explaining complicated treatment options with the help of easy read materials. Obviously, this will help with AIS compliance and our patients will reap the benefits by having better access to mental health services as a result of HERO Docs”. Josephine Carroll, Learning Disabilities Director, Central and North West London NHS FT

  • CWHHE Collaborative, a partnership between Central London, West London, and Hammersmith and Fulham Clinical Commissioning Groups
  • Imperial College Healthcare

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“We have been involved with Enabled City since 2012 and the Trust staff have embraced their Word-Bank software to explain health language and jargon in a simplified way. Using Word-Bank on www.cnwl.nhs.uk has been instrumental in staff being more interested in accessing easy to understand materials.

Licensing HERO docs is an opportunity for staff to fully engage people with a learning disability and help them understand the very complicated life in Mental Health services.

Our staff will save clinical time which is best served with patients and feel much more confident in explaining complicated treatment options with the help of easy read materials. Obviously, this will help with AIS compliance and our patients will reap the benefits by having better access to mental health services as a result of HERO docs”.
Central West London London NHS Trust logoJosephine Carroll, Learning Disabilities Director, Central and North West London NHS FT

HERO docs UK Patent Application No. 1601797.2

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