JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Interpreter - On Call
Location: In The Dalles and Hood River, OR - as needed Reports to: Enabling Services Manager Direct Reports: None Salary Range: $21/hr
Provides efficient, effective and sensitive language interpretation as it relates to health care for limited English proficient patients and their families. Provides professional health care interpretation services to assure that patients understand and actively participate in their health care. Provides sight-translation of relevant materials to enhance patients’ and families’ comprehension of procedures, treatment, instructions, patient and family education, and follow-up care. Translates written documents as needed. Facilitates communication between patients and health care teams to improve the patient-centered care experience.