5 Reasons Businesses Should Care About LEP Experience (Infographic)

I recently saw a post on social media from a person who was angry about the high level of limited-English proficiency in the United States. While there was no doubt this person was committed to their point of view, it got me thinking…do people, and more importantly, businesses and organizations, understand the necessity of language 

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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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9 California Cities That Need Interpreter Services (Part 1)

California is considered a global trendsetter in areas ranging from pop culture to politics, and is the birthplace of the film industry, and the Internet. The population is greater than that of all but 34 countries of the world. The Greater Los Angeles Area is the 2nd-largest metropolitan area in the United States. California is 

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Improving Hospital Language Services is a Win for Everyone

As Limited English Proficiency in the United States continues to rise, and the LEP population over 25 million, interpreters and translators have become a key part of many major industries, such as legal and judicial, hospitality, social services and of course, healthcare. The changes for the healthcare industry in 2016 have made Hospital language services a top 

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Language Services and the Healthcare Industry in 2017

2016 saw considerable changes to regulations for hospitals and the healthcare industry. These changes highlight the need for effective language services and language access programs in hospitals and health care settings. Implementation of higher quality language access programs will continue to be a priority for the healthcare industry in 2017. One major change for the 

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The Importance of Certified Medical Interpreters in Hospitals

Certified medical interpreters in hospitals are a valuable part of the medical community. In any professional setting, effective communication is key, but in hospital and emergency situation, where being understood can be life or death, language access is critical. New updates to the Affordable Care Act (Section 1557) prompted us to write How Can Healthcare 

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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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