Language Line Services Honored by Nebraska Association for Translators & Interpreters (NATI)
MONTEREY, Calif., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Language Line Services , the leading provider of over-the-phone interpreting services, and its employees around the world were commended Thursday evening, July 23rd at a Recognition and Awards Banquet at Bellevue University, in...
RIT study: Sign language interpreters at high ergonomic risk
Sign language interpreting is one of the highest-risk professions for ergonomic injury, according to a new study conducted by Rochester Institute of Technology. The research indicates that interpreting causes more physical stress to the extremities than high-risk tasks conducted in industrial sett...
Public Call for Participation on National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters
WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A call for participants has been issued in the process of establishing a national certification for medical interpreters. The National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters, being formed as an independent 501(c)3 non-profit certification entity, will o...
Culturesmart(TM) Breaks Language Barriers With Trained Medical Interpreters
'Train-the-Trainer' summer program offers comprehensive interpreter training course
QUINCY, Mass., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, language barriers
prevent professionals who work in healthcare from communicating accurately
and effectively with patients of limited...
Most Pediatricians Do Not Hire Professional Interpreters for Bilingual Patients
Seventy percent of pediatricians rely on patients' family members rather than interpreters
to provide language services, //according to a study by Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, the Baltimore Examiner reports.
For the report, lead author Dennis Kuo, a general pediatrics fellow at Johns Hop...
Purple Communications(TM) Launches Dream Bigger Initiative Celebrating the Stories, Culture, and Heritage of America's Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community
...arolyn Stern , a family physician and lecturer in Rochester, NY, has spent her life treating and educating deaf patients on health issues, training interpreters
for interpreting in medical settings, educating other doctors, hospitals, and allied healthcare professionals on accessibility, and ensuring that nati...
National Medical Interpreter Certification Testing Enters Pilot Phase
...-- The National Board of Certification for Medical interpreters
will begin the pilot phase of the performance exam...preter Certification. Over the next few weeks, 300 interpreters
will "test the test" designed to verify the ability of interpreters
to apply their knowledge and skills in real-life m...
Breast Cancer Network of Strength(R) and SCA Personal Care North America, Through Its TENA(R) Brand, Team Up to Offer Support to Women Affected by Breast Cancer
...re information about Breast Cancer Network of Strength, visit www.networkofstrength.org . Peer counselors can be contacted at 1-800-221-2141, with interpreters
available in more than 150 languages.
(1) SCA will make a monetary donation for each package purchased, up to $270,000.
(2) Jemal A, Siegel R...
As the Weather Warms Up Rattlesnakes Come Out to Enjoy the Sun Just as Californians Do
...22 has trained and certified pharmacists, nurses and Poison Information Providers to quickly help you 24/7. The service is free and confidential, and interpreters
for over 100 languages are always available.
The CPCS has four Divisions located at - UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, San Francisco Genera...
LLE to Sponsor 16th Annual Tri-State Telecommunicators Banquet and Awards Ceremony
... is a recognized sponsor of this event.
LLE’s telephone interpretation product, LLE-LINK ®, delivers immediate access to live language interpreters
simply by dialing an 800 number in over 150 different languages. 911 and Emergency services rely on LLE to help them communicate with hotline callers...