Interpreting and Translating Services

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has a highly qualified, certified team of interpreters and translators. These specialists play an important role in the care of our patients, and they work with doctors, nurses and family services, as well as other team members.

The use of qualified interpreters can help prevent or reduce the risk of inadequate or unsafe care. Our specialists bridge communication and cultural gaps and serve as advocates for our patients and their families. We provide assistance with:

  • Diagnosis
  • Discharge
  • Treatment plans
  • Medical consent forms
  • Other communication needs

Our services include:

  • Spanish interpreters
  • Foreign language interpreters
  • Sign language interpreters
  • Phone interpreters
  • Written translation services
  • Cultural resources

We also use Pacific Interpreters, a telephone service that is available 24 hours a day and provides interpretation in more than 150 different languages. This service is available at our three hospitals and more than 20 neighborhood locations.  

A Day in the Life of Interpreter Gabriel Onofre (11 Images)

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Follow interpreter Gabriel Onofre as he communicates with doctors, patients and parents.