Language Services

Agency: Fraser Health Authority

Program Description:

  • interpretation or written translation provided in over 60 different languages and dialects for patients, clients, or residents across our communities
  • sign language interpreters available for deaf, deaf-blind, and hard-of-hearing persons and are provided through a provincial program

 

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria

Open to all patients

Registration Information

  • to access this service, patient needs to inform the healthcare provider when he / she schedules an appointment that requires the use of language services
  • for unexpected and unscheduled visits, patient can request the service from a staff member on the care team

 

Start Dates / Duration

Ongoing

Program Fee: FREE

Contact Information: Your health care provider can call the Provincial Language Service at 604- 297-8400 or 1-877-228-2557 for more information. You can also call if you want to know more about interpreter services.

 

Website: Visit

Location

Interpreters meet clients at local hospitals or specialists’ offices.



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