Assessing Language Interpretation Capacity among NH Health Care Providers
To assess the language service needs in New Hampshire of limited English proficient pateints in the medical setting, existing capacity and quality of interpretation services provided to these patients, the gap between need and capacity, and potential steps to reduce or eliminate this gap. The report will recommend future actions to evaluate and improve these services to meet present and projected needs. It will be disseminated to a wide range of stakeholders.
Amount Awarded: $62,967
Award Date: 9/23/2003
Time Frame: 10/1/2003 - 12/31/2004