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InDemand Interpreting Featured on The 21st Public Radio Talk Show

NPR affiliate show, The 21st, aired a segment on how LEP and Deaf patients are getting better care at Illinois health centers thanks to immediate access to medically qualified interpreters (VRI). The 21st is a public radio talk show that explores news, culture and stories that matter to Illinois. The segment featured InDemand trilingual interpreter Jinhi Roskamp and Rush-Copley Medical Center, Patient Advocate and Language Services Coordinator, Rosalinda Justiniano.

By | April 25th, 2018|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

2018 Leaders in Health Care, Achievement in Medical Technology: InDemand Interpreting

The genesis of InDemand Interpreting occurred when a husband-and-wife team in Wenatchee — one a health care interpreter, the other a technology expert — felt there had to be a better way to help non-English-speaking patients communicate with their medical professionals.

By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Seattle-based InDemand Interpreting has brought sweeping technological innovation to medical facilities with its Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) technology.

Seattle-based InDemand Interpreting has brought sweeping technological innovation to medical facilities with its Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) technology. [...]
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By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

On-Demand Video Interpreters Available in Dallas Hospital

WATCH THE NEWSCAST> New technology is bridging the language gap between doctors and patients in Dallas. Video remote interpreting in 25 languages is now available inside the emergency department at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. The portable video kiosks can be wheeled into patient rooms. Within minutes, an interpreter is on the mon [...]
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By | September 29th, 2017|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

EMS crews receive new translation devices

State College, Centre County, Pa. - EMS responders treat patients of all ages, gender, and ethnicity. And now crews at Mount Nittany Medical Center have a tool to communicate in any language. A portable tablet connects to certified interpreters across the globe, allowing medical staff to communicate with patients who speak a foreign language. It wa [...]
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By | August 5th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

2017 Top Tech Picks: VRI at Baylor Medical Center improves patient care

One in five people in the United States speak a language other than English at home and 41% of these individuals, or 25.1 million people, are considered limited English proficient (LEP). Over the past two decades, this population has increased 15%, and by 2020, the U.S. will become the largest Spanish speaking country in the world. To address the g [...]
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By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Video chat knocks down language barriers at Cape Regional

Physicians and nurses at Cape Regional Medical Center are knocking down language barriers between them and patients in new ways, thanks to new technology that connects patients in real time with interpreters via the internet, a hospital official said. Known as “InDemand Video Remote Interpreting,” or VRI, the service is free to patients and familie [...]
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By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Health System Breaks the Patient Language Barrier

July 21, 2016: Ezra Mehlman Providence invests in video interpreting company to improve patient care. Health systems are finding new growth opportunities by experimenting with investment and innovation programs or accelerators. For example, Providence Health & Services launched a venture capital fund to support innovative, consumer-driven techn [...]
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By | November 7th, 2016|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Heart City Health Center implements language interpreting system for non-English speaking patients

ELKHART — A local health center is making it easier for non-English-speaking residents to receive care by connecting them to an interpreter via remote video system. Instead of waiting for one of the bilingual staff members to become available or an interpreter to arrive on site, the physicians and patients at Heart City Health Center will only have [...]
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By | May 19th, 2016|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Interpreting system helping medical staff communicate with patients

A video remote interpreting system is helping staff at Elkhart's Heart City Health Center treat patients in 20 different languages. With the system, patients in an exam room can communicate with an interpreter and medical staff on a live video feed at the health center. "[It allows medical staff] to choose from up to 20 languages where we can get a [...]
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By | March 10th, 2016|Categories: In the News, Press Releases|0 Comments