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There are a lot of quality resources out there to serve consumers that speak languages other than English. Use the following resources as a starting point, and as always, let us know if there's any good sites we left out!
Accessible through MU and through MOREnet, this database offers an abundance of consumer health information and translations on wellness materials in several different languages.
MediBabble is a free, professional-grade medical translation tool that contains thousands of translated questions and instructions. MediBabble is currently available in five languages — Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Russian, and Haitian Creole — with more coming soon
A global MU Health Care Language Services department is available 24/7 to ensure that non-English speaking or limited-English speaking patients, along with deaf or hard-of-hearing patients, receive free language assistance. This assistance includes provision of competent and qualified interpreter services and/or written translation of information/documents that are important to the well-being of the patient.
‘Cue Cards’ is a resource developed by Eastern Health, Diversity and Inclusion, to assist health professionals and clients / carers who primarily have English language difficulties, or problems communicating with each other.