Clearinghouse Resource

Title

National Standards of Practice for Interpreters in Health Care

Authors/Editors

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care (NCIHC)

Publisher(s)

Santa Rosa, CA : National Council on Interpreting in Health Care (NCIHC)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

September 2005, 20 pages

Description of Resource

These professional standards provide guidelines that were developed through a national consensus-building process that included focus groups and surveys of hundreds of working health care interpreters from across the United States.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/training/documents/pdf_library/National_Standards_of_Practice_for_Interpreters_in_Health_Care%20%2812-05%29.pdf