Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology

Swedish is proud to partner with eSSENTIAL Accessibility to give those who normally cannot access the Internet the ability to do so.

eSSENTIAL Accessibility Inc. is the provider of a free software-based service that makes online environments fully accessible to individuals with physical disabilities.


Click here for eSSENTIAL Accessibility

How does it work?

eSSENTIAL Accessibility® is a stand alone web browser that features the following array of keyboard and mouse replacement solutions (i.e. alternative input methods) which allow users to overcome any physical limitation and access a website:
Onscreen Keyboard (with Word Prediction and Layout Designer)
Auto Click
Manual Scan
Auto Scan
XY Mouse
Direction Mouse
Radar Mouse
Hands-Free Movement Tracking System

eSSENTIAL Accessibility® includes a page-reader system for individuals who have difficulty reading. This feature can be set to:
Read the content of any web page out loud
Read the title of the frames out loud
Read the content of a selected frame out loud
Read the links on an open web page out loud


MyChart lets you manage your health care from a computer or smartphone, 24/7


What to Expect During Your Hospital Stay

Prepare for your hospital stay with this interactive tutorial.

Welcome to Swedish hospital guide

in eight languages.


Online Gift Shop

delivery to patients at First Hill campus. Shop now!

Order by phone, proceeds benefit patient care 

First Hill: 206-386-2747
Cherry Hill: 206-320-3278
Ballard: 206-781-6053
Edmonds: 425-640-4349


Personalized Patient websites 

Keep family and friends updated with a free, personalized Web site from Caring Bridge.