Joe Tein is a DSHS-certified medical interpreter and a Washington State certified court interpreter. He holds a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology and is also a freelance medical translator, working from Spanish and Italian into English. Mr. Tein is the creator of the Washington State AOC Court Interpreters’ English-Spanish glossary of legal terms and is the second author of the most comprehensive Italian medical acronym website (www.gilbertolacchia.it/acromed.pdf). He has taught numerous classes and workshops for medical and court interpreters over the years, both in person and through online webinars. A participant in a recent class wrote, “Joe has a way of teaching a lot of material in an interesting manner that keeps the students engaged.”
When? Saturday, April 14, 2018
Check-in at 8:30. PLEASE ARRIVE AT 8:30 to sign in.
Class from 9:00 – 4:00 p.m., with one hour for lunch
Where? Jackson Hall, Tacoma General Hospital
314 Martin Luther King Junior Way, Tacoma, WA
Cost? $60 NOTIS members, $80 Non-members (Join NOTIS at http://www.notisnet.org/join-us/ )
Registration? Via the web (before midnight on April 11th)
Click on Interpreting Cardiology for Spanish Interpreters to register.
After registering, you will receive an email confirmation; if you do not receive a confirmation, your registration did not go through.
If registering for more than one person, please submit a separate registration for each.
Mail in registration is not available. Online registration only.
Refunds? We regret that no refunds can be given after April 11th. A $10 processing fee will apply for refunds requested before April 11th.
Directions? Tacoma General Hospital is located at 315 Martin Luther King Junior Way in Tacoma. Jackson Hall, where the training will take place, is located at 314, directly across the street from the main hospital.
A map of the Tacoma General Campus can be found at http://www.multicare.org/tacoma-general-maps-parking/. Free parking with no time limit is available at the Baker Center Parking Garage, which is the brick building on MLK Way next to the garden courtyard. There is also free parking at the Fifth Street Garage.
Lunch? In order to keep the cost of this workshop low, no refreshments or lunch will be offered. There is a cafeteria in the hospital at which participants can purchase lunch.
CE credits? Five (5) continuing education credits are approved by CCHI.
Six continuing education credits are approved from the ATA, the Washington State DSHS, the Washington State AOC.
Certificates of Attendance will be awarded to all who arrive on time and stay for the entire workshop.
Anything else? If you require accommodation, please contact the NOTIS Office Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least 3 weeks in advance if possible.
Questions about class content? Please contact Joe Tein at email@example.com.Questions about registration? Please contact Naomi Uchida at firstname.lastname@example.org