Infection Control and Industrial Safety for Medical Interpreters

FREE Infection Control and Industrial Safety for Medical Interpreters

This FREE Infection Control and Industrial Safety for Medical Interpreters course delivered by Linda Golley, seeks to help interpreters become fully competent and SAFE members of the healthcare team.

Learning objectives

  • How to avoid bringing germs TO patients in the health care setting
  • How to avoid bringing germs FROM the health setting into your family and community
  • How to avoid being a vector BETWEEN patients
  • How to avoid getting sick yourself
  • How to practice hand hygiene effectively and use PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and
  • How to avoid getting hurt, abused, irradiated, and depressed

Continuing Education Units/Credits​

  • 1.25 hours for CCHI
  • .125 BEI CEUs
  • .125 IMIA/NBCMI CEUs
  • Pre-Approved as PINRA for .125 CEUs
    • To receive RID CEUs,  you must pay a $10 processing fee directly to TSID ( upon completion of the course. 
      This fee is not collected by MasterWord.

Presenter's Bio:​

Linda Golley trains medical interpreters and medical interpreter trainers throughout the country. She is an experienced language access program manager as well as an ADA specialist. She currently serves as vice-chair for the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters.

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Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters - CCHI
International Medical Interpreters Association: IMIA
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf