University of Rochester Spanish Interpreter in Rochester, New York

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 006 Interpreter Services

Schedule

12 AM-8:30 AM

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The After Hours Spanish Language interpreter provides interpreting services for all clinical and professional UR Medicine staff, patients and family members/significant others who are with the patient. The After Hours Interpreter will service the hours and days specified by the needs of the hospital on a flexible basis as determined by the Manager of interpreter Services.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Spanish Interpreter

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 211326

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time