Medical Interpretation Services
To develop a statewide training program for medical interpreters; a program to broker interpreter services as a pilot in Manchester with later expansion to Nashua & Portsmouth; a training program to educate health professionals on cultural competency and use of a medical interpreter as well as an education and outreach to health care consumers with limited English proficiency about medical interpretation in same three communities; and a continuing education program for trained medical interpretors.
Amount Awarded: $78,032
Award Date: 9/28/2001
Time Frame: 10/1/2001 - 10/1/2002