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CCHI Certification for Healthcare Interpreters Now Available

Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters

Certified Stamp of ApprovalThe Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters offers two examinations for healthcare interpreters. Applications are now being accepted for testing dates in 2011.

Associate Healthcare Interpreter (AHI)
The CCHI Associate Healthcare Interpreter™ credential is the first credential, the foundation credential for all healthcare interpreters. Once a healthcare interpreter receives his/her CCHI Associate Healthcare Interpreter™ credential, s/he is eligible to apply for a language specific credential in one or more languages in which s/he interprets. Read the rest of this entry »

National Coalition charts path for Healthcare Interpreter Certification

June 13, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Don Schinske
NCHCIC Coordinating Committee
(916) 444-1506
dschinske@chiaonline.org


National Coalition charts path for Healthcare Interpreter Certification

CHICAGO – Members of a nationwide coalition of non-profit associations, language-service companies, hospitals, consumer groups and educators last week committed to developing a single national certification in medical interpreting. Read the rest of this entry »