Medical Interpreter Resume Samples

A Medical Interpreter will render support to non-English Speakers with medical translation services. Typical day-to-day responsibilities listed on the Medical Interpreter Resume depict the following- helping patients in communicating with medical staffs and doctors, translating complex medical information in simple terms to patients, accompanying patients and providing them information about drugs, translating medical documents and helping patients in filing paperwork, assisting with patient follow-up, maintaining patient confidentiality, and participating in continued training.

To take up this skillful job, candidates need to demonstrate the following aptitudes – fluency in more than one foreign language, a very good grasp of medical terminologies and procedures, translation skills, excellent telephone etiquette, and strong communication skills. The minimum requirement includes a Medical Interpreter certification that covers major aspects like ethics, medical terminologies, and intercultural communication. Some employers additionally necessitate a degree in foreign languages.

 

Medical Interpreter Resume example

Medical Interpreter Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic and organized Administrative Assistant with seven years of solid and progressive experience.

Skills : Critical Thinking And Creative Problem Solving, Project.

Description :

    1. Provided medical and social interpretation for patients and health care professionals through hospitals, clinics, Department of Human Services offices in Anoka and Hennepin County.
    2. Assisted clients in completing required medical forms, program eligibility forms, and applications for childcare and other social services.
    3. Assisted medical staff and patients to schedule follow-up appointments and community resource appointments by telephone.
    4. Assisted public health nurses to do home visit interpretation.
    5. Promoted professional interpreting standards adhering to the interpretation Code of Ethics.
    6. Interpret for medical patients with providers Communicate to patients medical results Labor and support patients Teach childbirth classes.
    7. Interpret for medical and dental patients Perform receptionist duties when needed Communicate to patient's medical results Provided support and referral access to patients Determine sliding fee discount for patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Studies


Sr. Medical Interpreter Resume

Summary : Work well in environments where ability to adapt to new conditions are utilized. Ability to prioritize and remain focused on the essence of an issue and goals to be achieved. Use skill to learn new concepts quickly while working under pressure.

Skills : Sage Medware, Office ally, Windows Office Suite, Microsoft Word, Front Page, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Visual Basic, Visio, Minitab, Photoshop 7.0, C.S,.

Description :

    1. Provide sight translation of relevant materials whenever needed to improve patient's and families' comprehension of written information to enhance compliance and reduce re-admissions.
    2. Apply appropriate standards of practice with effective decision making skills to ensure the best clinical outcome for the patient or family.
    3. Interpret information at the patient's level of understanding, recognizing non-verbal communication and cultural patterns, with a keen and natural strength of the Mexican culture.
    4. Screen multiple requests for foreign language interpretation with effective time management and prioritization and ability to complete accurate data entry.
    5. Able to work as a part of an interdisciplinary team.
    6. Very familiarized with hospital procedures and policies, and thrive in a fast paced environment without direct supervision.
    7. Participate in hospital educational opportunities in relation to effective communication with patients of other cultures.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Intensive English


Jr. Medical Interpreter Resume

Headline : Able to see the combination of linguistics and electrical engineering in a research project worked on in which we analyzed the frequency formats of vowels in the speech of UGA students.

Skills : Able to work under extreme deadlines and multi-task.

Description :

    1. Check translations of technical terms and terminology to ensure that they are accurate and remain consistent throughout translation revisions.
    2. Compile information on content and context of information to be translated and on intended audience.
    3. Compile terminology and information to be used in translations, including technical terms such as those for legal or medical material.
    4. Discuss translation requirements with clients and determine any fees to be charged for services provided.
    5. Follow ethical codes that protect the confidentiality of information.
    6. Listen to speakers' statements to determine meanings and to prepare translations, using electronic listening systems as necessary.
    7. Proofread, edit, and revise translated materials.
    8. Refer to reference materials, such as dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias, and computerized terminology banks, as needed to ensure translation accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Medical Assistant

Medical Interpreter III Resume

Summary : Recent training and experience in biological techniques and Health Education. Proven leadership and teamwork abilities; strong commitment to social issues, demonstrated by extensive volunteer work with immigrants, refugees, women and children.

Skills : Computers, Social media, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Helping patients, parents filling out the forms, medical instructions, and medication schedules.
    2. Translate procedural information to facilitate understanding between doctors and patients.
    3. Working with patient's families to log concerns and questions and respond appropriately.
    4. Providing cultural information to healthcare providers in order to ensure appropriate provision of health services.
    5. Assisting clients in completing the required medical forms, program eligibility forms, and applications.
    6. Assisting medical staff and/or patients to schedule various medical and /or oral community resources.
    7. Adhering to the Interpreter's code of conduct and HIPPA regulations, accurately interpreted for patients in Spanish and English language in various departments within the hospital.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's In TESOL

Medical Interpreter II Resume

Summary : Experience in following medical interpreter, freight agent/dispatcher, admission officer, and store manager. Strong leadership skills along with a good team support abilities.

Skills : Public safety and Security, Monitoring, Administration.

Description :

    1. Interpret at hospitals including Memorial Sloan Kettering, NYU Langone, and Presbyterian Hospital.
    2. Provide interpreting services under a partnership with Just Interpreters, Geneva and Certified Languages.
    3. Complete weekly scheduling reports and submit billing invoices.
    4. Coordinate medical staff and patient meetings and/or operations.
    5. Provide organizational support to medical staff and patients, ensuring the accurate completion of medical forms by transcribing, formatting inputting, editing and retrieving needed information.
    6. Direct day to day operations through tracking, managing and following up with partners on calls, scheduling, projects, and initiatives.
    7. Conduct B2B Internet research to obtain information needed for meetings, presentations, and new business developments.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
International Studies

Medical Interpreter I Resume

Objective : A trilingual Certified Pharmacy Technician, who maintains and focus on accuracy to ensure patient /customer safety at all times. Dedicated hard working professional who is confident to work hand in hand with the pharmacist in their daily practice prior to dispensing.

Skills : Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked with county social worker and case managers, nurses, therapist, during in home visits for assessments, follow ups and in school for an early childhood screening.
    2. Understands medical terminologies, between source and the target languages (tagalog and cebuano), used in healthcare setting.
    3. Punctual and displays a professional demeanor in all encounters.
    4. Ability to interact with a wide range of staff in healthcare industry, school, social and human services professionals.
    5. Adhere to the Code of Ethics and Standard of Practice at all times in all setting.
    6. Act as a cultural broker if situation calls for it.
    7. Improved the quality of communication between the healthcare professionals to their patient and better assessment of service or treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Pharmacy Technician

Associate Medical Interpreter Resume

Summary : Independent, responsible and organize person who enjoys working with others. To dedicate organizational and administrative experiences to contribute in the enhancement and progress of your organization.

Skills : Self-motivated, Professional.

Description :

    1. Provided Spanish-English translations between patients and health-care providers.
    2. Ensured provision of correct concepts according to interpretation protocol.
    3. Documented all translations in accordance to the facility's procedures and policies.
    4. Worked with patients' families to log concerns, questions and responded appropriately.
    5. Streamlined patient and physician interaction by providing a channel of effective communication.
    6. Ensured that patients' concerns were addressed appropriately and timely by following up with healthcare professionals.
    7. Coordination of appointments for patients as needed.
    8. Reorganized medical logs information in the database thereby ensuring that the retrieval process was made easier to follow.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Business Management

Associate Medical Interpreter Resume

Summary : Conscientious and organized individual with exceptional time management ability. Personable team player with superior communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Bridging The Gap: 40 hours Medical Interpreter.

Description :

    1. Provide consecutive interpreting from Russian to English between health care providers and limited English proficiency patients.
    2. Utilize medical terminology during the appointments.
    3. Conduct in a professional manner in all interactions with patients and health care providers.
    4. Treat the information learned during the interpretations as confidential.
    5. Transmit the message accurately without omitting, adding, or changing.
    6. Assist health care professionals with explaining cultural differences and practices of the patients.
    7. Assure that the patients understand questions, instructions and other information transmitted by the health care provider.
    8. Skills Used Proficiency in English and Russian languages.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BBA

Medical Interpreter/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Over twelve years of success in managing interpretation services healthcare facilities. Recent experiences include simultaneous interpretation, consecutive interpretation and liaison interpretation. Working knowledge of assimilating speakers' words in a quick and accurate fashion. Ability to compute sentences spoken in one language and explain them in the other.

Skills : Microsoft Office applications, Pull-down assays, Western.

Description :

    1. Make sure that correct concept and context is provided by ensuring that no omissions or additions are evident.
    2. Document all interpretations in accordance to the facility's procedures and policies.
    3. Translate procedural information to facilitate understanding between doctors and patients.
    4. Work with patients' families to log concerns and questions and respond appropriately.
    5. Ensure provision of correct concepts according to interpretation protocols.
    6. Assess and monitor patients' understanding of information conveyed.
    7. Maintain confidentiality in all matters related to patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Medical Assisting

Medical Interpreter Resume

Summary : Proactive and high-energy candidate with administrative experiences looking to leverage multi-disciplinary background in crisis management, project planning and execution, team leadership to contribute positive change in work environment.

Skills : Computer Skills With Proficiency In MS Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Provide medical interpretation across all settings within the health care sector.
    2. Maintain composure and react appropriately to various spectrum of medical situations.
    3. Assist health care team to bridge cultural differences with their patients.
    4. Uphold HIPPA standards and achieve clear, concise interpretation of medical instructions and communications.
    5. Improve patient's trust and understanding in the health care process.
    6. Skills Used Business communication etiquette.
    7. Punctuality and professional representation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Health Sciences