Language barriers during medical emergencies may compromise care, highlighting the importance of medical interpreter services in emergency departments, an analysis in Annals of Emergency Medicine found.
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Jason is a certified court and medical interpreter for Spanish working freelance in Louisville, KY. He spent 19 years as a full-time Spanish (monolingual) volunteer in the U.S. and Latin America before becoming a professional interpreter and translator. He is enthusiastic about learning and helping others which is why he continues to dedicate, on average, 70 hours a month as a volunteer serving the Latino community in his area. View all posts by Jason Knapp