Foreign Language Medical Interpreter - Interpreter Services


  • Location: Portland, ME
  • Posted: Nov 13, 2019

Job Description


Foreign Language Medical Interpreters facilitate health related communication between Health Care Providers (HCPs) and Limited English Proficient (LEP) patients. Medical Interpreters help to ensure that patients receive understandable and respectful care that is in keeping with their cultural health beliefs, practices and primary language.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Native fluency or a comparable skill level in both English and the target language.
Knowledge of medical terminology in source and target languages.
Training and/or experience in medical interpretation (12 hour LANA training preferred).
Excellent customer service/teamwork skills.
Scheduling flexibility and willingness to work at multiple locations.

Employment Type


  • Per Diem

Schedule Information


Schedule: Flexible (As Needed)

MaineHealth

7 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME 04102

Phone: (207) 662-2680

Web: https://www.careersatmainehealth.org/

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