Medical Interpreters Help Patients, Doctors Communicate

Demand for trained, interpreters to help doctors and patients communicate is growing.

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    04/22/2016 - 12:33 pm | View Link
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  • Give Ozarks: Medical Missions For Christ Serves Thousands In Impoverished Countries, And At Home
    They cared for more than 1,600 people in a four-day period, seeing 428 patients in one day. Dr. Bruce King, the group’s only dentist, extracted 80 teeth in a day. Praying Pelican interpreters help doctors to communicate, as volunteers move patients ...
    04/11/2016 - 4:23 am | View Link
  • Lost In Translation: How Foreign-Speaking Patients Suffer Without Medical Interpreters
    Allowing doctors and nurses to see fewer patients and hiring interpreters is costly, putting an additional strain on hospital budgets even as they face the usual shortfalls. Still, there are low-cost steps every hospital can take to make physicians more ...
    12/28/2015 - 1:59 pm | View Link
  • Medical interpreters make sure doctors and patients speak the same language
    When Mario Rivera's nurse at Banner Estrella Medical Center asks how he is doing, it's important she gets the right answer. "It is probably the most important thing, is communication with the patient and the healthcare providers,” says Dina Miranda, the ...
    06/22/2015 - 8:47 pm | View Link
  • Indigenous Interpreters Provide Missing Link for Natividad Medical Center Patients
    Five years ago, Natividad Medical Center had no data about the languages spoken by their patients. There were no interpreters on staff ... One of the biggest challenges for doctors at Natividad prior to indigenous interpreting was labor and delivery ...
    05/15/2014 - 11:30 am | View Link
  • Valley's Need For Medical Interpreters Could Increase With Health Law
    Medical interpreters like Lor play an important role in the culturally diverse Central Valley. They explain patients’ conditions and doctors’ recommendations. They act as a cultural liaison between patients and doctors, and often between two worlds.
    04/22/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Sign Language Interpreters at Doctors, Dentists and Hospitals
    What the law says about deaf people and interpreters for doctors, dentists, and hospitals.
    04/29/2016 - 3:01 am | View Website
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    04/29/2016 - 3:01 am | View Website
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    04/29/2016 - 1:43 am | View Website
  • Medic Interpreters Ltd
    Medic Interpreters provide face-to-face interpreting by medically trained linguists to aid communication and the exchange of information between patients with limited ...
    04/28/2016 - 10:29 pm | View Website
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