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Improving Cross-Cultural and Linguistic Services in Healthcare Settings

Jaime Fatás-Cabeza, MMA, USCCI, CHI Signed by Joe Toledo, Deaf Interpreter Progressive sectors in the medical profession agree about the importance of addressing diversity efficiently to provide quality care, positive outcomes, and patient safety. This is a truism for interpreters. However, when healthcare organizations and personnel [...]

2019-02-15T13:53:56+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dear Encounters With Reality

Brenda Cartwright, M.S., CSC, CI and CT DEAR ENCOUNTERS WITH REALITY: I interpret at a college and sometimes during the lectures, the Deaf student does not watch me. They may be reading something, texting, or sometimes sleeping. When this happens, I tend to shrink my [...]

2019-02-15T13:53:39+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Call for RID Executive Board Nominations

Are you or is someone you know interested in serving on the RID Executive Board? This summer, RID will swear in our new officers for the positions of President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Deaf Member-at-Large, and Member-at-Large for the 2019-2021 term. In order to be presented as a candidate for one of [...]

2019-01-22T17:12:43+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: From the Board|0 Comments