Avera Marshall INTERPRETER in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
SUMMARY: The medical interpreter is responsible for relaying accurate medical information and facilitating the successful delivery of patient services to diverse language segments in compliance with all office, clinic and hospital policies and procedures, particularly relating to patient confidentiality and informed consent. Responsible for written translations required in patient encounters including, but not limited to, forms, care instructions, medication schedules, patient letters, or other identified documents and patient materials. Work with special projects as assigned.
*This is for a Spanish Interpreter.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Degree in any area related to health science; College level interpreter training preferred
Experience in a healthcare setting as a medical interpreter with strong medical vocabulary preferred
Proof of English/Spanish fluency, both oral and written, through certified accredited institution or to be established by passing interpreter's skills test administered through Avera.
Individuals must also pass a medical terminology test.
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