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PARATRANSLATION and PARAINTERPRETATION: New tools in Healthcare Communication?

“When you hear hoofbeats, think horses not zebras.” — ­Dr. Theodore Woodward In medical school, many doctors learn about...

PARATRANSLATION and PARAINTERPRETATION: New tools in Healthcare Communication?

“When you hear hoofbeats, think horses not zebras.” — ­Dr. Theodore Woodward In medical school, many doctors learn about...

American Translators Association Conference Presentation Summary

“The Secrets of Marketing Your Services to Healthcare Clients,” in which we discussed some of the challenges we have...

American Translators Association Conference Presentation Summary

“The Secrets of Marketing Your Services to Healthcare Clients,” in which we discussed some of the challenges we have...

Not long ago the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) hosted a webinar on the subject of Sight Translation...

Sight Translation: Healthcare Interpreters’ Cinderella

Not long ago the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) hosted a webinar on the subject of Sight Translation...

At the beginning I was wondering how the Spanish Language Scheduling Pilot (the pilot) would work. Previously, we were...

Spanish Language Scheduling Pilot

At the beginning I was wondering how the Spanish Language Scheduling Pilot (the pilot) would work. Previously, we were...

My impressions and lessons learned from the Diversity Rx conference as a representative of the UMHS Interpreter Services Program...

Diversity Rx Conference – Part II

My impressions and lessons learned from the Diversity Rx conference as a representative of the UMHS Interpreter Services Program...

Mastering complex medical terms can be hard. UMHS Interpreter Services’ Medical Terminology and Body Systems course makes it easier....

Medical Terminology and Body Systems Course

Mastering complex medical terms can be hard. UMHS Interpreter Services’ Medical Terminology and Body Systems course makes it easier....

Languages, cultures and religions are uniquely intertwined, relating to and affecting each other in interesting ways. For instance: “Friday,...

Languages, Cultures, and Friday the 13th

Languages, cultures and religions are uniquely intertwined, relating to and affecting each other in interesting ways. For instance: “Friday,...