Get Interpreter JobsGet Interpreter Jobs

ASL Interpreter-Language Service Specialist


  • Ascension Health
  • 02/12/18
  • West Milwaukee, WI
  • 53215
  • $20-$24.50 / Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Summary:

Acts as a liaison between English and non-English speaking and/or hearing guests, staff and patients by providing interpreter services. Provides support and serves as a resource for other interpreters.

Responsibilities:
Listens to, comprehends and translates oral or written communications from English to another language and vice versa.
Translates medical terminology, including anatomy, prescriptions and procedures accurately.
Complies with all privacy and confidentiality policies when communicating patient information.
Develops translated forms and educational materials for non-English speaking and/or hearing populations.
Provides detailed, accurate, and confidental consecutive interpreting. Uses simultaneous interpreting and/or sight translation when appropriate maintaining high service standards. Performs written translation per department processes.
Completes appropriate and precise documentation of all patient encounters. When not involved in patient encounters, participates in patient encounters by participating in cross-functional roles in the department: interpreter assessments, translation management, dispatch or data support, et al.
Abides by the Interpreter Code of Ethics and the National Standards of Practice for Medical Interpreters, exhibiting dedication to person and family-centered care and cultural competence.
Acts as a departmental ambassador, educating internal and external customers, reporting safety events to dispatch, problem-solving LS interface with the departments we serve.
For PRN staff: Maintains close communication with dispatch, advises proactively regarding availability. Complies with cross-system and on-call duties where/when applicable.

Must know ASL/American Sign Language

Qualifications

Education:
HS or Equivalent High School Diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's Degree in related field preferred. Must successfully pass assessment upon hire.

Work Experience:
Proficiency in another language in addition to English required; Interpreting experience required, preferably in the medical field. Must possess an understanding of the relationship between healthcare and the cultural context of Limited English Proficient (LEP) patients.

Salary $20-$24.50/hour

To apply go to: https://ascension.ttcportals.com//jobs/8037210-language-service-specialist-ft-day-shift

Job Closed

This position is currently filled/closed/expired, please click here to search for similar positions.


Employer Information

Browse other Interpreter Jobs in Wisconsin

  1. AVP, Payments Platform Developer

    Chicago, IL
    Job Description: Role Summary/Purpose: Join our team on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help build a financial institutio...
  2. VP, Cyber Intelligence, Senior Technical...

    Chicago, IL
    Job Description: Role Summary/Purpose: The VP, Cyber Intelligence, Senior Technical Intelligence Analyst will participate in lea...
  3. VP, PayPal Analytics

    Chicago, IL
    Job Description: Role Summary/Purpose: This VP, PayPal Analytics will play a key role in providing analytical insights across Co-B...
  4. ASL Interpreter

    Oshkosh, WI
    Job Description Acutrans is seeking experienced face to face medical interpreters to serve our clients in the Healthcare industry...
  5. Interpreter

    Milwaukee, WI
    Job Description Acutrans is seeking experienced face to face medical interpreters to serve our clients in the Healthcare industry...
  6. SAP EDI Consultant

    Milwaukee, WI
    Description: This role is for an EDI Functional Business Analyst who will be responsible for the full SDLC lifecycle of a Busi...
  7. SAP EDI Consultant

    Milwaukee, WI
    Kellton Tech is a full-service software development company, offering end-to-end IT solutions, strategic technology consulting and...
  8. SAP EDI Consultant

    Racine, WI
    Role: SAP EDI Consultant Location: Racine, WI Duration: 7-9 months, extendable Job Description Skills Required: •...
  9. HR Global Shared Services, Lead

    Madison, WI
    U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity information (Completion is voluntary and will not subject you to adverse treatment) Zendesk prov...
  10. Japanese Translator and Interpreter

    Mount Prospect, IL
    COMMENTS: This job description reflects assignment of essential functions. It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be...