Medical Interpreters

Job Description

Medical Interpreters
Work for one of the nation's top pediatric facilities in Wisconsin as a Medical Interpreter in any of these languages: Spanish, Arabic, Burmese, Cantonese, Somali, and Mandarin.
As a Medical Interpreter you will provide language services to limited english proficiency patients to help them communicate with doctors, nurses and other medical staff.
Medical interpreters work in the hospital and physician's offices clinics and will convey oral statements in an accurate and complete manner. Also, will translate written materials from source to target language in a precise way. Interpreters will effectively identify cultural differences as potential communication barriers that could interfere with the exchange of information between providers, patients and their families.
The interpreter should interpret in an accurate and complete manner; and should follow the Code of Ethics and the National Standards of Practice for Medical Interpreters. You must have an extended knowledge of specialty medical terminology and be able to perform independently in a fast pace environment.

Job Requirements

Requirements: at least 1 year of medical interpretation experience and at least 40 hours of formal training as a medical interpreter from a recognized Medical Interpretation Program
This is a part time position with hours of up to 32 hrs a week. Must be able to work the hours of M-F between 8am-6pm. Also, flexibility to work night/weekends would be helpful, and must be available to work a minimum of 2 days a week

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $16.00 - $22.00 /Hour
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Admin - Clerical, Other
Education None
Experience At least 3 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID US_EN_1_025424_8425563
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Medical Interpreters

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