At the OHCIA conference on October 25, April Johnson, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) representative explained the requirements for certification and qualification very clearly. However, she said something interesting. I do not have the verbatim quote, but she… Read More
If you hadn’t heard already, Oregon’s health care interpreters made national news on NPR’s Morning Edition today. It’s exciting to think of all the leaders and influencers across the country listening to how this issue is affecting us… Read More
As health care interpreters, we need to take care of ourselves! Erin Neff sent us CDC_ppe-poster about how to put on and remove Personal Protective Equipment, published by the CDC.
Lois Feuerle gave a presentation on Vicarious Trauma at the OSTI conference. Just a couple of days ago, Erin Neff, our Conference organizer, spotted this article about Vicarious Trauma! Check it out! http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/talking-about-trauma/201308/vicarious-trauma-and-the-professional-interpreter