Video: The Effect of Limited English Proficiency (LEP) on Health Outcomes
Monday, April 06, 2009
- Organization: Case Western Reserve University: Health Disparities Blog
The Effect of Limited English Proficiency (LEP) on Health Outcomes J. Daryl Thornton, MD, MPH presenting as part of our Works in Progress Series.
He talks about EO 13166, the Australian universal interpreter symbol, the importance of competent interpreters and the distinction and benefits over bilingual staff, and the impact on care when interperters are not provided.