UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Hospital Interpreter (Spanish) in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Classification Title: Support Services Specialist (PVD1)Department: Office of the Patient Experience, Interpreter ServicesPay Grade: 3A ( $40,000 to CommensuratePercent of Time: 100%Staff Type: Professional & ScientificType of Position: RegularPosition Summary:The Hospital Interpreter provides Spanish interpretation and translation services for non-English speaking and/or hearing-impaired patients, their families and hospital staff on a as needed basis; provides information and consultation to interdisciplinary team members; complies with departmental standards regarding EPIC documentation and statistics, departmental policies and procedures, and the National Code of Ethics for Interpreters in Healthcare; keeps current with interpreter and health care knowledge-base and to pursue further enhancements of job-related knowledge; participates in on-call responsibilities.Position Responsibilities:Provides accurate and effective interpretation of procedures and other interactions for non-English speaking and/or hearing-impaired patients, their families, and hospital staff:* Interprets