Glossaries

IMIA’s Pain Description Glossaries: http://www.imiaweb.org/basic/glossaries.asp

Health Insurance Glossary: http://www.healthinsurance.org/glossary/

Chinese Medical Terminology: http://edinfo.med.nyu.edu/mc/pdx

Online medical terminology course: www.dmu.edu/medterms/

Online medical dictionary: http://www.medterms.com/script/main/hp.asp, http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php

ASL Vocational Rehabilitation Glossary (NCIEC): http://www.interpretereducation.org/aspiring-interpreter/mentorship/mentoring-toolkit/vocational-rehabilitation-glossary/

Certification

Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters: http://www.cchicertification.org/

National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters: http://www.certifiedmedicalinterpreters.org/getcertified

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: https://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/pdfs/EnhancedNationalCLASStandards.pdf

Improving Patient Safety Systems for Patients With Limited English Proficiency: http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/lepguide/lepguide.pdf

NCIHC National Standards for Interpreters

Insurance: http://www.staysmartstayhealthy.com/

Medicare and Medicaid