Patient Satisfaction in Hospital Settings: On-Site Vs. Remote Interpretation

The increase of foreign-born populations and linguistic diversity in the U.S. has led to higher numbers of limited English proficient (LEP) patients. One in five United States residents speaks a non-English language at home, and 25 million people in the U.S. speak English “less than very well.” What does this mean in a health care 

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Utilizing Video Remote Interpreting with Deaf and Hard Of Hearing Individuals

Approximately 48 million Americans report some degree of hearing loss. In order to ensure effective communication with deaf and hard of hearing populations, federal laws may require the use of qualified interpreting services to help your organization communicate in American Sign Language. If a situation calls for an immediate response or on-site interpreting services are not immediately 

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Telehealth Facts: 17 Facts For Health Care Professionals

What is telehealth? Telehealth uses mobile technology to deliver health-related services, such as remote doctor consultations and patient monitoring to connect patients to vital health care services through means such as video-conferencing, remote monitoring, electronic consults, and wireless communications. With the increasing adoption of telehealth services, it’s important to understand how we can health care providers 

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Video Interpreting and Tele-Health: How it Works (SlideShare)

Telehealth has the potential to change how we interact with healthcare providers. Advances in healthcare technology provide timely and affordable access to care. Hospitals’ adoption of telemedicine technology has increased by roughly 3.5% per year from 54.5% in 2014 to 61.3% in 2016. An estimated 51-53% of U.S. hospitals are expected to have installed telemedicine 

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The Power of Video Remote Interpreting in Healthcare Settings

Video remote interpreting in healthcare is a leading-edge technology that is changing the way we communicate in medical and hospital settings. VRI eliminates language barriers between healthcare professionals and limited-English and deaf and hard-of-hearing patients by connecting to an on-demand, remote interpreter over a video connection. Video interpreting in healthcare combines the high level of accuracy gained 

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Telehealth: The Importance of Medical Interpreters in Telemedicine

Telehealth has the potential to change how we interact with healthcare providers. Advances in healthcare technology provide timely and affordable access to care. Hospitals’ adoption of telemedicine technology has increased by roughly 3.5 percent per year from 54.5 percent in 2014 to 61.3 percent in 2016. An estimated 51-53 percent of U.S. hospitals are expected 

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Do I Need On-site, Telephonic or Video Remote Interpreting Services?

Offering quality language interpretation is a critical service in order to remove language barriers for your Limited-English Proficient (LEP) clients and patients. The LEP population in the United States is over 25.1 million. That’s 8% of the total population!  For businesses and organizations to succeed in improving communication and outcomes for the populations they serve, 

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[White Paper] Benefits of Video Remote Interpreting

As a language service provider nationwide, Telelanguage breaks down language barriers and connects people from different walks of life every day! As a leader in cutting-edge interpretation technology, Telelanguage is transforming the interpretation world with video remote interpretation, filling the gap between over-the-phone and on-site interpretation services. Our proprietary technology has helped us to provide 

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Getting Ahead: Interpretation Services Technology

“Technology made large populations possible; large populations now make technology indispensable.” – Joseph Wood Krutch Ask people how they feel about technology and you may get varied answers. While the topic of technological advancement can be a charged issue for individuals, Telelanguage believes that for the world of interpretation services, technology is a way to 

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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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