Month: June 2016

News flash! Court interpreting raise!

OSTI thanks the Oregon Courts for a rate increase for Court Interpreters! Kelly Mills, Program Manager for Court Language Access Services (CLAS), recently announced that, “Based on the State of Oregon Economic and Revenue Forecast (released on June… Read More

Like Minds Meet at ACES

It was an honor for the team from American Translators Association (ATA) and the Oregon Society of Translators and Interpreters (OSTI) to interact with hundreds of experts at the recent American Copy Editors Society (ACES) conference in Portland,… Read More

Federal regulations for translation and interpreting in medical settings

Below please find the new federal regulations for interpreting and translation services in health programs administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Through agencies such as the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the Substance… Read More

How can I become a licensed translator or interpreter in Oregon?

Recently, one of our readers asked this question and we thought others might benefit from this answer. In Oregon, the steps to obtaining health care interpreting certification are listed here while information on becoming a certified court interpreter is… Read More