[Colorado-talk] Fw: [visionrehabtherapist] Walgreens adds talking prescription labels for customers blind or visually impaired

Melissa R Green via Colorado-talk colorado-talk at nfbnet.org
Wed Jun 4 20:02:50 UTC 2014

thought this would be of interest to some.  please feel free to distribute.

Melissa R Green and Pj
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: Porter - CDHS, Rebecca
To: graduate56 at juno.com
Sent: Wednesday, June 04, 2014 8:54 AM
Subject: Fwd: [visionrehabtherapist] Walgreens adds talking prescription 
labels for customers blind or visually impaired

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Colorado Department of Human Services
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---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Mumma - CDHS, Garrett <garrett.mumma at state.co.us>
Date: Wed, Jun 4, 2014 at 8:45 AM
Subject: Re: [visionrehabtherapist] Walgreens adds talking prescription 
labels for customers blind or visually impaired
To: "Papadaki - CDHS, Lila" <lila.papadaki at state.co.us>
Cc: Brook Yates <brook.yates at state.co.us>, "Ektermanis, Tina" 
<tina.ektermanis at state.co.us>, "Emmerling, Susan" 
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Thanks, Lila!  Just wanted to let folks know, according to site--NOT the 
same as Scrip Talk, but similar.

Have a groovalicious day.


On Wed, Jun 4, 2014 at 8:00 AM, Papadaki - CDHS, Lila 
<lila.papadaki at state.co.us> wrote:


  ---------- Forwarded message ----------
  From: Margaret Cleary <mecleary511 at gmail.com>
  Date: Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 4:52 PM
  Subject: [visionrehabtherapist] Walgreens adds talking prescription labels 
for customers blind or visually impaired
  To: visionrehabtherapist at freelists.org

  June 3, 2014 04:45 PM


  Walgreens announced that it is providing talking prescription labels at 
all of
  its 8,000+ retail pharmacies in the United States and through mail order. 
  talking prescription labels are free of charge to pharmacy customers
  who are blind or visually impaired.  The device also includes a

  Walgreens press release is here: 

  initiative is a result of ongoing Structured Negotiations with the
  American Council of the Blind, The Illinois Council of the Blind, and the
  California Council of the Blind. Linda Dardarian of Goldstein, Borgen,
  Dardarian and Ho and I represent the organizations.

  help us spread the work about this important health, safety, and 
  initative. As always, feedback welcomed.

  Lainey Feingold

  Law Office of Lainey


  Margaret E. Cleary, MS, RN, CHE, CVRT®
  2240 Linden Avenue
  Boulder, CO 80304
  303-443-0836 home
  303-579-6901 cell

  303-443-1750 fax
  mecleary511 at gmail.com


  Lila Papadaki, MSEd, CVRT
  Blind Rehabilitation Specialist
  Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
  2211 W. Evans Ave., Bldg A
  Denver, CO 80223
  303 - 866 - 3363
  303 - 866 - 3419 (fax)
  lila.papadaki at state.co.us

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Garrett Mumma
Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
2850 McClelland Dr., Suite 2000
Fort Collins, CO  80525

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