Hurry Up & Wait:
Interpreting a Visit to an Emergency Department
Want to get a taste of interpreting in the emergency department without having to respond to a 2 a.m. phone call? Check out this resource that takes you through the experience of interpreting a visit to the Emergency Department.
This video shows a simulated visit to an emergency department by a Deaf patient and allows interpreters the chance to practice their interpreting skills in emergent care. The video offers both consecutive and simultaneous formats, as well as a version showing the actual interpretation generated during filming.