Tougher Rules for Court Interpreters

When dealing with critical information, such as evidence or witness testimony, certified court interpreters’ jobs become vital.  For more than a decade, Sebastian Lantos has been pushing for stricter guidelines in the Oklahoma judicial system. Currently, the state Supreme Court is considering these changes. Lantos, who is on the Oklahoma Board of Courtroom Interpreters, strongly believes that 

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Interpreters: How Do You Keep Clients Loyal?

Consumers tend to fall back on brands and products they’re familiar with and trust. Interpreters and interpreter language services intend to cultivate those who’ve had a positive experience in hopes to secure business with the same client in the future. How do you know you’re providing excellent service that’ll keep people coming back? Here are the top 

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Interpreter Kenett Melgar Receives Emerging Leader National Award

Every year, the Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy of the George Washington University School of Public Health Services receives nominations of Emerging Leaders from community health care facilities and primary care associations across the nation. This year, 19 of the Emerging Leaders candidates were nominated based on their progressive thinking, ability to implement re-imagined practices 

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4 Reasons Why You Need a Certified Medical Interpreter

Why do hospitals, clinics, doctor’s offices and other healthcare facilities need certified medical interpreters? According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2013 American Community Survey, over 61 million people speak a language other than English at home. That’s 20% of the U.S. population! If you’re a physician, nurse, hospital staff or anyone else in the healthcare industry 

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