Oregon law seeks to ensure language access in health care, opponents worry about side effects

Among the slate of legislation passed by the Oregon House of Representatives in 2021, one bill has stood out for those in the language industry. House bill (HB) 2359 requires health care providers in Oregon to work with interpreters from a health care interpreter registry maintained by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). Advocates for the […] The post Oregon law seeks to ensure language access in health care, opponents worry about side effects appeared first on MultiLingual.

Oregon law seeks to ensure language access in health care, opponents worry about side effects

Among the slate of legislation passed by the Oregon House of Representatives in 2021, one bill has stood out for those in the language industry. House bill (HB) 2359 requires health care providers in Oregon to work with interpreters from a health care interpreter registry maintained by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). Advocates for the […]

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