Spanish Medical Interpreter - PRN at Eskenazi Health

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana





Job Description:

Division:Eskenazi Health



Sub-Division:Hospital



Req ID:7984



Schedule:PRN/Per Diem



Shift:Varied


Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 327-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.




FLSA Status




Non-Exempt




Job Role Summary




The Spanish Medical Interpreter PRN provides Spanish medical interpretations when appropriate to various clinics and/or departments within the hospital.




Essential Functions and Responsibilities






  • Provides Spanish medical interpretations when appropriate to various clinics and/or departments within the hospital

  • Serves as a patient advocate for monolingual Spanish speaking patients that require assistance.

  • Maintains a daily call log to track services provided and submit reports monthly.





Job Requirements






  • Bachelor's Degree is preferred in any Human Services related field

  • At least three years of related experience and education will be considered in lieu of degree

  • Trained in medical terminology in both English and Spanish

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

  • Bicultural in the English and Spanish cultures





Knowledge, Skills & Abilities






  • Strong medical terminology in both English and Spanish

  • Must have Bridging the Gap or comparable course



Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation's 150 best places to work by Becker's Hospital Review for four consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America's best midsize employers' Eskenazi Health's programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city's primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care - Center of Excellence in Women's Health, just to name a few.



Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis