In today’s global marketplace, technology has given rise to the diversification of non-core business activities becoming common practice across multiple industries. But the resulting success of the competitive edge this trend fosters requires top-notch language solutions to smash the barriers cross-communications and global expansion presents.
Have you ever received a job application or a business email filled with typos or terrible grammar?
Did you want to do business with the author of those typos or find it easy to take them seriously?
We at iTi have been serving hospital and health systems across the Northeast and the nation for over 30 years. From family practices to eye doctors to mental health hospitals to multi-state healthcare systems, we've seen, done, and heard it all!
We decided to make a list of the most frequently asked questions we hear from receptionists, nurses, doctors, patient relations departments, and hospital executives.
It’s well-known that hospitals and healthcare systems must provide interpreting and translation services to patients free of charge to stay in compliance with the federal government, not to mention it's just the right thing to do.
You're vacationing with your family in a foreign country. You assume many people speak English but truth is, it's a little tough to get by.
One afternoon your child falls and injures themselves - they need medical attention. Wouldn't you want to be able to effectively communicate with the doctors? How much panic would you feel not being able to communicate?
This post was originally published on July 23, 2015 and has been updated for freshness and clarity.
Professional medical interpreters are a necessity for working with and overcoming linguistic barriers in patient relations. Unfortunately, since most healthcare organizations provide either services that are inadequate, or no interpreter services at all, patients who are limited English-proficient (LEP) often do not receive quality health care.
Konichiwa Everyone! Terpii here, in the amazing Japan, and boy do I have lots to share with you about this trip! It all started with a craving for the freshest sushi…
Welcome to our “Basic Breakdown” series where we share all our insider knowledge on the types of language services and solutions possible for a variety of industries. Our goal is to help alleviate confusion between the many options offered by LSP’s to help arm you with the knowledge YOU need to make the best decisions for your organization.
Welcome back for part two of our series on “The Importance of Website Localization In A Global Marketplace”! If you missed part 1, be sure to catch up on why translation should be included in your digital strategy when exporting and conducting business internationally.
At Interpreters and Translators, Inc. we love language, travel, and countries. One of our employees has several friends who have visited Vietnam and raved about that country. She couldn’t not resist doing some research of her own and considering booking her own trip to Vietnam. Here are a few of her observations.