What it’s like to interpret for coronavirus patients remotely

What it’s like to interpret for coronavirus patients remotely


Publication Title
Vox
Publication/Creation Date
May 16 2020
Creators/Contributors
Rebecca Heilweil (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
"Sweeney is one of many interpreters now working remotely to ensure that patients and family members who don’t speak English fluently — a significant portion of the US population — can still access vital health care information amid the coronavirus pandemic. While some interpreters have for years used phone calls and video calls to communicate with patients, others are still adjusting."
HCI Platform
Carryables
Location on Body
Hand
Marketing Keywords
Source
https://www.vox.com/recode/2020/5/16/21250477/medical-interpreters-remote-certified-languages-telelanguage-covid-19

Related Collections
COVID-19 Tech (2020)
Date archived
July 2 2020
Last edited
July 2 2020
How to cite this entry
Rebecca Heilweil. (May 16 2020). "What it’s like to interpret for coronavirus patients remotely". Vox. Vox Media Inc.. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4636