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Asian Language Specialist - Asian Health Institute - Day Shift 10:00am-6:00pm Including Some Weekends and Holidays

Job ID 00761324 Location Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
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Brooklyn, New York


Day Flex (United States of America)


Join the team at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, a 591-bed hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, where we are dedicated to providing the highest quality, most compassionate care to patients.  The vibrant, family and community culture offers you the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues across all areas of the Hospital, and work with a team of engaged individuals all focused on improving patient care.  Find out how you can Make It Possible: 

In this role, under the direction and supervision of the Director, provides interpreter services onsite and offsite during events. Assists in coordinating and planning educational and outreach events. Assist patients, families, and staff with problems and concerns.  

Preferred Criteria:

  • 1 - 3 years healthcare experience preferably in a hospital setting.
  • Certificate of completion in an interpreter training program.

Required Criteria:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent experience will be considered in place of Bachelor’s Degree) and Foreign Language.
  • Verbal and written fluency in Chinese.
  • Ability to multi-task and a self-starter.
  • Must have experience in a healthcare setting/knowledge of HIPAA and patient privacy practices
  • Ability to work with a diverse patient population
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills and ability to write clearly and concisely for varied audiences utilizing different platforms in English and Chinese.
  • Some weekend and evening work will be required.
  • Basic computer literacy.

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

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