Grant to Hospitals

Attract Hispanic Patients with our Grant

The MITio Foundation in partnership with MiTio Inc. is offering Grants to Hospitals and Interpreting Services organizations. The grant is for Bilingual employees to obtain scholarships to MiTio.org  Medical Interpreter Certificate and Diploma Programs. The training prepares students for the National Certification Exam. With trained interpreters you will attract more Hispanic patients and meet Joint Commission Standards and Civil Rights Laws Compliance.

How to Obtain Grant
 Obtain grant by:
1. Sending an Email today at foundation@mitio.org requesting Licensing Agreement
2. Adding MiTio Logo to your website with a link to MiTio.org website
3. Sending us the names and email addresses of your Bilingual employees to admissions@mitio.org

Does the Fear of a Civil Rights violation keep you up at Night?

It Shouldn’t…

bloodpressureAccording to a study by Health Affairs in 2013, 59% of hospitals in the country do not offer language services based on the Office of Civil Right (OCR) guidelines leaving themselves open for a major Civil Rights lawsuit. OCR guidelines requires that all hospitals and nursing homes post nondiscrimination notices in the top 12 languages of the state in which they reside. In addition, Healthcare facilities that reside in a high concentration of Limited English Proficient (LEP) persons must provide translation of main documents and interpretation (spoken) services free of charge to the patient and their families.

MiTio will get you Legal

The Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute Online (MiTio) has over a decade assisting healthcare facilities such as yours with their language services needs. In addition to providing a full range of document translation training to all of your bilingual personnel, MiTio will also connect you with independent contractors who are trained and certified to provide your interpretation needs.

 

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