KUNM

Medical Interpretation For Latino Patients

Nov 15, 2015

Mon. 11/16, 7p: Join Espejos de Aztlán in an interview with Certified Medical Interpreter and Trainer Cecilia Portal. Are medical institutions and organizations responding to the growing demand for medical interpretation services? What are the barriers for the career and someone who wants to become a Certified Medical Interpreter? What are the risks of miscommunication between patient and medical care provider,  and how are they dealing with this challenge? Get  your perspective on this social need within our Latino/ Chicano communities.