Within the United States, there are more than 300 different languages spoken throughout the country. As a result, the number of limited English proficient (LEP) patients continues to rise in healthcare organizations, which could impact the delivery of service if quality language access is not provided.
Without language access standards, Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and limited English proficient patients are twice as likely to encounter problems such as medication errors, longer lengths of stay, and increased readmission rates.
View this webinar to better understand the compliance requirements for language access and the legal risks created by not using qualified interpreters.
This webinar will help you:
Understand the language access challenge—where it stands now and how it will grow
Understand compliance requirements for language access
Understand risk management and solutions
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