Medical History and Other Stories (in English)
Duration: 2 hours
CEUs: 2 DSHS (#213), 2 CIMCEs (L-5567)
Type: Self-paced, non-instructor led
Access to Site: 3 months
This webinar is presented in English for interpreters of languages other than Spanish (Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, etc.). All languages and levels are welcome.
A medical history is a medical-legal document and the main source of information for healthcare providers. As interpreters, we may assist a patient to fill out these forms or be the conduit when a provider interviews the patient. In either situation, if the interpreter is not proficient it this terminology a provider may arrive at the incorrect diagnosis and treatment.
During this 2-hour *recorded* webinar participants will become familiar with basic concepts and terminology about the general medical history in English.
What is included in this webinar?
Students will receive a link to a personal learning site they can access for 3 months. On this site students will find:
- Webinar recording
- Presentation handout
- Terminology list
- Document for sight translation practice
- 10-question, multiple choice test
In order to receive a Certificate of completion with CEUs (2 DSHS, 2 CIMCEs) participants must watch the recording and score over 75% on a 10-question multiple choice test. Once you pass the test, you will receive a certificate of completion with CEUs within 48 hours.