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Providing Chinese patients the critical health care they need in their own language

Providing Chinese patients the critical health care they need in their own language

Katherine Mechanicos - Tuesday, February 25, 2020

 

With the Coronavirus affecting over 79,000 people globally, healthcare providers around the world are working tirelessly to control the infection from spreading.

The Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) have recently partnered with LanguageLoop, Australia’s leading full service language provider, to bridge the language gap between GCUH staff and their Chinese patients receiving treatment for Coronavirus.

LanguageLoop was able to provide GCUH seven Mandarin interpreters who delivered 24/7 coverage for the entire...

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LanguageLoop launches Australia's first mobile-video interpreting app - VideoLoop

LanguageLoop launches Australia's first mobile-video interpreting app - VideoLoop

Jerun Terlaak - Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Leading national language services provider LanguageLoop, has announced the launch of its Australian-first mobile video interpreting app – VideoLoop. Partnering with Western Health the video app will deliver innovative interpreting services to make it easier for patients from multicultural backgrounds to get the care they need.

Western Health’s Dr Arlene Wake, Executive Director Community Integration, Allied Health and Service Planning announced that “Western Health is proud to be the first hospital...

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LanguageLoop launches a world first mental health study with Monash University

LanguageLoop launches a world first mental health study with Monash University

Jerun Terlaak - Monday, December 04, 2017

 

In an Australian-first, research into the mental health needs of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) patients, including newly arrived immigrants and refugees settling in Australia, has found that the use of specialist interpreters can improve mental health outcomes for the most vulnerable.

LanguageLoop – a Government Business Enterprise specialising in providing language services – has commissioned researchers from Monash University to undertake...

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