(Webinar) Tools for Community Outreach: Language Services Amid COVID-19

*As seen on PRUnderground As a global provider of interpretation and translation services since 1991, Telelanguage is committed to providing organizations serving multicultural populations with tools and resources for utilizing language services for community outreach and effective communication amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.   It has been determined that the key to leveling the curve of COVID-19 

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COVID-19 Telehealth Coverage Expansion: Language Access Solutions for Healthcare Providers

As telehealth services expand their reach in the United States, language access continues to be an important factor in providing effective care for the 25.1 million limited-English proficient individuals in the United States. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has broadened access to Medicare telehealth services so that beneficiaries can receive a wider range of services from 

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Telelanguage Provides Reliable Language Services During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic

*As seen on PRUnderground  As organizations face a greater need for language services during COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Telelanguage provides 24/7/365 mission-critical language services to organizations nationwide.    On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic, and on March 13, 2020, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency. Nearly every major 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Language Access Needs in the United States

As organizations experience an increased need for language access due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are reminded that when emergencies strike, emergency preparedness and response are critical for public safety. Responding to notices and other critical information can be stressful for everyone, but it can cause even more strain for Limited English Proficient (LEP) and Deaf and 

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Benefits of Over the Phone Interpreting Services

Did you know that calling is the preferred method of communication for 58% of consumers? Over the phone interpreting services are vital in our diverse and fast-paced world. Whether you need to communicate with clients, patients, or customers, instant access to professional interpreters via over the phone interpreting empowers organizations to connect with multicultural populations, 

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Patient Safety: How Language Access Reduces Risk of Patient Harm 

Communication is vital part of patient safety. As hospitals and health care systems around the country address and prioritize patient safety in health care, it’s important to look at how language and communication impact over 8% of United States residents who are limited English proficient (LEP). About 21% of United States residents do not have 

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Video Remote Interpreting: Medical and Health Care Solutions

Video remote interpreting advances the way health care systems communicate with limited-English and Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing patients. The fastest-growing foreign language service in the country, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) eliminates language barriers by allowing healthcare professionals to quickly connect to an on-demand, remote interpreter over a video connection. Video remote interpreting medical services combine the high level 

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Nonprofit Language Services: Interpretation and Translation for Nonprofits

Effective communication is important for any nonprofit organization. Providing resources and language access to non-English speaking and Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing members of the community is a sign that your organization is a trusted resource. Nonprofit language services present opportunities to reach new donors, leaders, and communities. People from different cultures and backgrounds can contribute to 

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Public Health and Language Access: Health Care Providers to See More LEP Patients (Flu Season, Coronavirus)

Health Care Providers may see an increased number of limited-English proficient patients due to current public health concerns, including the severity of flu season, and concerns regarding coronavirus. If a patient is limited in their use of English, professional interpretation and translation services are available to provide health care professionals and their patients with the 

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