University of Rochester Spanish Interpreter - 215225 in Rochester, New York
Strong Memorial Hospital
Full Time 40 hours Grade 006 Interpreter Services
The Spanish interpreter provides interpreting services for all clinical and professional University of Rochester Medical Center staff, patients and family members/significant others who are with the patient. All Interpreters on staff generally provide these services during normal business hours at the Medical Center, Outpatient Clinics, and Hospital Affiliates.
Completes scheduled training and other required staff activities.
Yearly mandatory online policy and procedure training
Yearly health updates
Attends staff meetings
Other training/activities as necessary
Completes all paperwork and administrative duties.
eRecord completed at the end of each patient interaction
On-Call and scheduled patient documentation
Education provided to inpatient units as needed
Yearly certification update (if applicable)
Professional development transcript
Other paperwork as necessary
Performs clinical duties.
During shifts, interpreter carries a pager and Interpreter Cell Phone assigned by the hospital responding to all pages/calls immediately.
Interpreter interprets all assignments in a timely and professional manner in accordance with hospital policy.
Experience interpreting in a health care setting is required.
Minimum of 48 hours training in Medical Interpreting preferred.
Certification by IMIA, CCHI, NCIHC or AT A preferred at time of employment or within 18 months of employment.
Bachelor degree strongly preferred.
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled