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Increasing Public Awareness - Public Service Announcement
The IMIA would like to encourage all interpreters and stakeholders who are language access advocates to please share this PSA in every presentation you do. To access the PSA, please go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=twINuqacDdY or watch below:

 
IMIA Public Service Announcement for Spanish speaking Patients
Script by Izabel Arocha & Presentation by Tina Pena
Go to
http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=gFIQHsR-2yQ
or watch below

 

Using a Medical Interpreter
This video, made by internal medicine residents at Mayo Clinic-Rochester, is meant to be a demonstration of all of the common mistakes that can be made by medical personnel when dealing with a non-english speaking patient. What problems do you see in this encounter? View at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=D9s3sl5AoMg or watch below:

  

 


Qualified Interpreting for Quality Health Care: A Training Video for Clinical Staff on How to Work with Interpreters
http://hcin.org/index.php/resources-Qualified​

Medical Interpreting in the Hospital Setting
$71 million lawsuit over one misinterpreted Spanish word: Intoxicado. This 15-minute film from UCLA introduces how medical interpreting works in hospitals. 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JLytaKjceU 

Interview with IMIA on Medical Interpreteting Profession 2011 (aired on American Airlines) 
http://www.imiaweb.org/uploads/docs/Interview_on_Medical_Interpreting_Profession_102411.mp3

Worlds Apart Video produced by Fanlight Productions
There are four videos dealing with health disparities - The Mohammad Kochi video is specific about negative health outcomes due to poor interpretation.
http://www.fanlight.com/catalog/films/912_wa.php

Medical Interpreter Training: A Clear Voice for Those in Need (Part 1)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hF2UiQREWD0&list=PLJ6k51ufRtUGenJv2wKOrWQrs_VPAc6r0

IMIA CNN APN Spot
http://youtu.be/LO2O9qj4cLk

Don't Ask a Child to Interpret: Here's Why
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GW5T0n7tuOU

Current State of Medical Interpreting

http://blogproz.wordpress.com/2011/07/15/podcast-interview-with-eric-candle-on-medical-interpreting/
 
A Few Days of Training, a Lifetime of Opportunity: Getting Started as a Professional Interpreter
http://www.fliqz.com/aspx/permalinkblank.aspx?at=12dbbcc3-4bc3-492b-b376-aa71e2ed7505&a=16ec8d42-fd73-45ce-979c-b7214cf4afb8

Short Video on Bilingual Employees Interpreting...
http://youtu.be/RjEY99zcslg

How Not to Discuss Rates with Interpreters
http://www.youtubecom/watch?v=LeF7ykpRRc4

A Day in the Life of a Cancelled Interpreter
http://alboum.com/2011/08/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-cancelled-interpreter/

Working Video Interpreters
http://www.uci.edu/video/videointerpreter/

Other words other meanings - A guide to health care interpreting in international settings
Available: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Chinese

http://medecine-internationale.hug-ge.ch/eng/recherche_publications/guide-healthcare-interpreting.html

Communicating Through a Medical Interpreter
http://www.vlh.com/index.cfm

The Health Resources and Services Administration has released a 7 minute video:  "How Effective Healthcare Communication Contributes to Health Equity". This video offers a helpful introduction for all healthcare providers on how culture, language and health literacy support the elimination of disparities and promote health equity. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOZLf-RYvHk
 

IMIA Patient Education Initiative
Educate patients about their rights by giving them the IMIA Please Call an Interpreter Cards.  Go to http://www.imiaweb.org/store/default.asp to purchase.
 

Translation Day
http://www.imiaweb.org/conferences/translationday.asp
 

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