The following are potential bacteria that interpreters might encounter.
- Bacteria: Klebsiella pneumoniae
From the CDC, information about a bacterium that interpreters in medical settings may encounter.
From the Mayo Clinic, information about MRSA – a staph bacterium which is drug-resistant and can be extremely dangerous.
- Bacteria: c. difficile
From the Mayo Clinic, information about a bacteria that might be encountered by interpreters working in medical settings.