Interpreter- Fluent in English and Spanish

Health Services, Inc.

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Job Category
Professional Services
Overview
Description
Health Services, Inc. is a progressive healthcare organization specializing in innovative quality patient care, integrating physical, mental and social well-being. HSI has served the community for over 50 years by providing patients with a full range of quality comprehensive services. We have 11 clinics located throughout the River Region, 2 mobile clinics, and 4 school-based clinics in partnership with Montgomery Public Schools.

HSI is looking for an Interpreter to join our team. Our Interpreters provide interpreting/ translation services to our non-English speaking patients. Interpreters serve as a liaison between staff and patients (and their families/caregivers) and as a resource to medical staff promote a better understanding the patient's needs.

Job duties:
  • Conveys accurate and unbiased translation of information to patients and/or their caregiver(s) who need assistance. This translation may include direct conversations or assistance with written documents.
  • Facilitates communication between the patient and the medical staff.
  • Keeps all information strictly confidential, based on current HIPAA regulations.
  • Familiarizes new non-English speaking patients with HSI facilities and its available services.
  • Assist as needed with the registration and the processing of patients.
  • Work collaboratively with the unit clerk in scheduling these patients' appointments.
  • Uses the language that is most readily understood by the person being served.
Education and Experience:
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Fluent in English and Spanish, both in verbal and written communications.
  • Previous experience in medical office setting ideal.
Benefits:
Health Services, Inc. offers a full benefits package for full-time and eligible part-time employees, including: health, dental and vision insurance, term life insurance, short- and long-term disability, flexible spending account options and a 403b. Eligible employees may also accrue time off and sick time based on years of service. We observe 9 paid holidays annually and provide 2 floating holiday options for eligible employees.
Job Location
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
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