University of Rochester Spanish Interpreter in Rochester, New York

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Part Time 20 hours Grade 006 Interpreter Services

Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

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.

Specific Responsibilities:

Completes scheduled training and other required staff activities.

  • Yearly mandat01y 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
  • Database entries based on completed schedules and requests
  • On-Call log (blue book) if applicable
  • Yearly certification update if applicable
  • Professional development transcripts
  • Other paperwork and assignments as necessary

Performs clinical duties.

  • Interpreter carries a pager assigned by the hospital responding to all pages immediately.
  • Interpreter interprets all assignments, whether prescheduled or via pager, in a timely and professional manner in accordance with hospital policy.

Qualifications:

  • Two years of post-high school education or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience interpreting in a health care setting is required.
  • Certification by IMIA, CCHI, NCIHC or ATA preferred.
  • Bachelor degree strongly preferred.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Spanish Interpreter

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 207480

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Part-Time