• Medical Interpreter

    Greenville, SC

    New Horizon Family Health Services

    Greenville

    Date Available

    Mon Aug 12 2019 04:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Application Due

    Sat Aug 31 2019 04:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Full-Time

    How to Apply

    Go to the New Horizon Family Health Services web site www.newhorizonfhs.org to apply.

    Position Description

    Primarily responsible for providing interpretation for the Hispanic/Latino population presenting to NHFHS for services. The Medical Interpreter will also be responsible for assisting front desk and/or scheduling personnel when time permits. Assists with translation of written materials.

    DUTIES PERFORMED
    • Must be certified by an accredited institution.
    • Provides accurate interpreting (spoken) and translation (written), for those patients requiring these services.
    • Assists in translating forms (i.e. Patient Rights and Responsibilities, Consent to Treat, Release of Information, Privacy Act, etc.) for use at all NHFHS service locations.
    • Serves as support and resource person for Front Desk and/or Scheduling personnel.
    • Demonstrates the ability to establish and maintain effective, productive relations with co-workers, supervisors, patients, and the public.
    • Displays flexibility as patient flow changes.
    Will be working at the dental office.

    Skills and Requirements

    A minimum of high school diploma or equivalent and has obtained certification as an interpreter/translator and HOLDS a certificate acceptable to NHFHS. Must be certified by a national medical interpretation association.
    Fluent in written and spoken Spanish.




    Experience
    Preferably two (2) years experience.
    Effective oral communication skills.

    Other Requirements
    • Has ability to speak and communicate effectively with co-workers, patients and the public.
    • Has knowledge of medical terminology.
    • Has ability to understand and follow in detail both verbal and written instructions.
    • Must establish and maintain effective working relations with co-workers, patients, other agencies and the public.

P.O. Box 17934

Greenville, SC 29606

Hablamos español! Llame al 864-250-8968 y si no podemos contestar, por favor déjenos un mensaje..

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