Medical Interpretation System Development
To develop a sustainable training program for qualified medical interpreter; to provdie leadership to develop a system that meets the interpretation need of the Limited English Proficient (LEP) population statewide; to train and educate health professionals on cultural competency and use of medical interpreters; to provide outreach and education to LEP health consumers about medical interpretation; to develop a continuing education program for training medical interpreters.
Amount Awarded: $64,847
Award Date: 9/23/2003
Time Frame: 10/1/2003 - 9/30/2004