About Deaf Patient Care Training

About the Training:

The Medicaid Care Experience Simulation (MCarES) Project is funded by the Ohio Department of Medicaid and administered by the Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center. The views expressed in this training are solely those of the authors and do not represent the views of the state of Ohio or federal Medicaid programs.

The following virtual reality simulation contains content that some people may find triggering. If you believe that you will find the material triggering, you may choose not to participate or you can withdraw at any time.

Meet the Team

Susan Havercamp, PhD

Director of the Health Promotion and Healthcare Parity Program at the Ohio State University Nisonger Center

Michael M. McKee, M.D., M.P.H

Department of Family Medicine
Associate Professor

Jordan Wagner

Project Coordinator, Technology Project – The Ohio State University Nisonger Center

Ingrid Adams, PhD, RD, LD, LDE

Associate Professor, Extension Specialist in Food, Health and Human Behavior
Associate Professor, Health Sciences, Medical Dietetics, IBRC

John Moore, MPA

Sorenson Communications

Chair, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities Council

Samantha Shetterly

Clinical Research Coordinator

Ohio Disability and Health Partnership – The Ohio State University Nisonger Center

Nisonger Center

The Nisonger Center, located within room 357 of McCampbell on the Ohio State campus, is one of several federally funded University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

Our dynamic team of researchers, clinicians, teachers, staff and trainees strive to improve the lives of persons with disabilities and their families across the lifespan.

The Nisonger Center is proud to be part of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Office of Health Sciences.

Partners and Collaborators

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Community Centers for the Deaf (CCD)

For over 30 years, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities has partnered with community entities to provide support and communication services to Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and DeafBlind individuals, as well as their families and communities.

John Lestina
from Heritage Interpreting Services
LittleSeedTechnology Partner

LittleSeed specializes in developing Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Web-Based Simulations for healthcare and educational spaces.