IMIA’s Pain Description Glossaries:

Health Insurance Glossary:

Chinese Medical Terminology:

Online medical terminology course:

Online medical dictionary:,

ASL Vocational Rehabilitation Glossary (NCIEC):


Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters:

National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters:

Reference material

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 2013 Language Access Plan- February 26, 2013 (PDF)

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care:

Improving Patient Safety Systems for Patients With Limited English Proficiency:

NCIHC National Standards for Interpreters


Medicare and Medicaid