Translation And Interpreting Services

 

Interpreters of Spanish and other languages are available to assist patients and family members in conversing safely and effectively with physicians, nurses, social workers and other staff.

 


 

Contact us:

569-8200

 or Ext.:58200

 

Spoken Language

Face-to-face Spanish

Weekdays 9 a.m.–10 p.m.         Saturday 9:30 a.m.–10 p.m.         Sunday 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

  

Individual departments may also have staff qualified to interpret. Qualified staff has been tested to meet Joint Commission and CHS requirements.

 

Telephonic Interpreters in over 170 languages through a telephonic provider, available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

 

Video Remote Interpreters in Spanish (and ASL) available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

Other languages available by advance request.

 

Deaf / Hearing Impaired

T.D.D. phone lines for the hearing impaired: call 866-660-4288

 

Sign Language

Video remote ASL interpreters available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

Face-to-face sign language / tactile interpreters are available by advance request.

 


 

You can ask staff for help accessing any of these services or for assistance with any language or communication barriers, or contact the Interpreter Services Department by calling 569-8200.  After Interpreter Services business hours please call the Nursing Supervisor.

 

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