Upgrade to Health Association’s Web Site Offering Medical Documents in Multiple Languages
“The Missouri Hospital Association is expanding a Web site that catalogs documents in more than 30 languages to improve communication between providers and patients with limited English proficiency (LEP), the Springfield News-Leader reports. Launched in 2003, www.HealthTranslations.com contains 720 translated documents and resources . . .” Materials on the nicely organized site are in English and either Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Russian, Spanish or Vietnamese (Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
You may read the RWJF summary of the news or go to the HealthTranslations.com Website and see what‘s there.
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This report (PDF 3.8MB) offers guidance for community organizations and those who fund social change in how best to harness the power of local media-making for community health improvement. Spanish-language version is now available. Una versión en español de este informe esta en la web.