Interpreter I ,Patient Safety/Risk Mgmt (Full-Time)

Wakemed Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 1 week ago

About WakeMed:

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that

promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse

workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or

conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer,

promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression,

genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Position Information:

The Interpreter I provides language interpretation services between Spanish-speaking patients/families and the hospital's care providers. The Interpreter adheres to WakeMed's adopted Standards of Practice for Medical Interpreters, Role of Medical Interpreters, and Code of Ethics for Medical Interpreters, as well as departmental and administrative policies.

Experience Requirements:

1 Year Interpretation

  • Medical Required

  • And 2 Years Interpretation

  • Medical Preferred

Education Required:

Associate's Degree Spanish Or Behavioral Science Required

  • Or High School Diploma or Equivalent Required

  • With Equivalent Experience



Certified/Licensed/Registered in Field of Practice Preferred

Hours of Work:

Wed, Thurs, Sat, Sun

Weekend Requirements:

As Needed

Call Requirements:


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