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University of Rochester Spanish Interpreter - 215226 in Rochester, New York

Spanish Interpreter

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Strong Memorial Hospital

Full/Part Time


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Full Time 40 hours Grade 006 Interpreter Services


Position Summary:

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.

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