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10 Must Know Legal Terms To Become An Interpreter

10 Must Know Legal Terms To Become An Interpreter

  Those who have looked into how to become an interpreter will know that industry knowledge in the field you’re interpreting for is extremely important. If you aren’t familiar with the language that is used while you’re interpreting, it will be difficult for you to interpret...
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Interpreter speaks the language of medicine

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Interpreter speaks the language of medicine

By Cindy Atoji Keene | April 24, 2017 There’s often a quiet resilience and dignified reserve among the older Vietnamese patients who come to Boston Medical Center. English is not their first language, and navigating the health care system...
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16 Expressions Medical Interpreters Should Know

16 Expressions Medical Interpreters Should Know

Similar to how it’s difficult to interpret humor into another language while keeping the original meaning of the joke, sometimes medical interpreters run into the issue of English healthcare expressions that are meaningless in a foreign language. While an English speaker may not have any trouble understanding the idiom,...
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Return visits to the ER more likely for patients with limited English

Return visits to the ER more likely for patients with limited English

Patients with limited English in the emergency room are slightly more likely to return within days, suggesting their care the first time was not as good as it could have been, researchers say. In a study in one New York hospital, about 4 percent...
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