Video Perspectives on Interpreting in Healthcare

Variety of screen shots from vlogs by interpreters and deaf peopleThis page shares a variety of perspectives on considerations for interpreters in healthcare settings.  Each segment contains an ASL video as well as an English summary.

The Support of an Agency

by Brenda Nicodemus Translation by Brenda Nicodemus I can…

Encouraging Words by Mel Deleon-Benham

Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey I was asked to share…

Communication Access for Family of Patients

by Sharon Clark Translation by Jeanna Coulliard About 2 years…

Perspectives on Family Members as Interpreters

The following two videos have two distinct perspectives on having…

"Into the Light" by Lee Clark

English Summary: Translation by Jenna Coulliard and Doug Bowen-Bailey I…

"Health is More than Communication Access" by Matt Starr

English Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey and Matt Starr My…

Importance of Certified Interpreters for Medical Appointments

by Jimmy Beldon Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey I have…

The Clothes Make the Interpreter?

English Translation by Jeanna Couillard and Doug Bowen-Bailey I…

Managing Waiting Time

English Summary We received a question from an interpreter…

The Importance of Explaining How to Work with Interpreters

by Jimmy Beldon I want to share a story with you that…

Managing Waiting in an Exam Room

Editor's Note:  In the comments to Jimmy Beldon's previous post,…

Working with a CDI

by Trudy Suggs As a Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI), one…

Role Confusion?

by Jimmy Beldon Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey I want a…

Dealing with Varying Ages

by Amy Williamson-Loga Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey I…

Managing the Waiting Room

by Trudy Suggs Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey For me,…

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