Medical Interpretation Services
To develop a sustainable training program for qualified medical interpreters; to provide leadership in the develop a system that meets the interpretation needs 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 trained medical interpreters.
Amount Awarded: $151,765
Award Date: 6/16/2003
Time Frame: 7/1/2003 - 6/30/2004