Part of a Series on American Sign Language Interpreters: Healthcare Interpreting

William Woods ASL

Communicating effectively between a patient who is deaf and their healthcare provider is essential, considering the serious risks that may occur if the accuracy of information is compromised; a misdiagnosis, misunderstanding of a treatment regimen or another miscommunication has serious implications. This is why certified interpreters are an important part of a healthcare team. The […]


January 8th, 2015

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