How to Choose the Right Language Service Provider

Choosing a language service provider and investing in a quality language access program is key to the success of many businesses and organizations. The need for interpreters and translators continues to rise and businesses are becoming more aware of the importance of providing the most effective communication for limited English proficient, non-English-speaking, Deaf, and Hard-of-Hearing 

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When to Use Onsite Interpreters

Wondering when to use onsite interpreters? There’s no doubt that when you’re committed to providing excellent language services for your LEP clients that interpreters and translators are a necessity! The demand for qualified interpreters and translators is not slowing down anytime soon, but how do you know what type of interpreter services are appropriate? Should you 

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Who is a Qualified Interpreter Under Section 1557?

Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) spotlights the importance of language services in hospitals and healthcare, adding requirements and specifically giving Limited English Proficient (LEP) patients the rights to a qualified interpreter in order to advance healthcare equality and reduce disparities in health care. Medical interpreters fulfill an increasing need for quality language services 

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5 Tips for Using a Telephone Interpreter in a Healthcare Setting

Using a telephone interpreter in healthcare can be challenging if you don’t understand best practices. It’s important to know how to make your time with a professional telephone interpreter effective and meaningful for your limited-English proficient (LEP) patients. When using interpreters in healthcare settings, always make sure they are a certified medical interpreter. Why certified? 

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3 Useful Ways to Use the Telelanguage iPhone App at Home

In the age of technology, there’s a phrase we’ve heard all too often: “There’s an app for that.” Although said humorously in situations where you actually wished you had an app for it, there is one that exists that is practical for key times you need immediate assistance with communication, the Telelanguage iPhone App. A 

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The Difference Between Interpreters and Translators

Have you found yourself in a situation where you need to communicate with someone else, but don’t know if you need an interpreter or a translator? Interpreters and translators may seem as if they’re one in the same, one might even say they’ve had something translated after speaking to an interpreter, and vice versa.  If 

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