Sustainable Collaboration for Community Outreach: Lessons from the Spanish Access to Literature/Uso Directo (SALUD) Project * (BRIEF Communications) (Report)

Sustainable Collaboration for Community Outreach: Lessons from the Spanish Access to Literature/Uso Directo (SALUD) Project * (BRIEF Communications) (Report)

INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND Health sciences librarians have an active interest in community health information outreach projects [1-8]. Successful community partnerships are guided by each partner clearly defining goals. Accomplishing these goals requires time and personal contact to develop trust, active engagement of all partners, and careful planning [9, 10]. The investment required to develop partnerships […]

Medical Spanish for Nurses

Medical Spanish for Nurses

Designed for those with no previous experience speaking Spanish, this guide provides nurses, other medical professionals, and students with the tools to communicate with Spanish-speaking patients. Online audio is available to provide correct pronunciation and prepare learners for a wide array of medical situations. Using a step-by-step approach with plenty of examples, the text enables […]

Medical Spanish for the Extremities and the Spine

Medical Spanish for the Extremities and the Spine

Unique Spanish vocabulary and phraseology for use in assessing disorders involving the back and the extremities. Organized in the format used by healthcare providers to complete a thorough history, physical examination, diagnosis, and treatment plan, the format will be immediately familiar to healthcare providers. This ebook is targeted to practitioners such as podiatrists, physical therapists, […]

Spanish Medical Conversation (Speedy Study Guides)

Spanish Medical Conversation (Speedy Study Guides)

A Spanish Medical Conversation Guide will aid medical, emergency medical, and allied health professionals to converse with Spanish speaking patients. It contains common phrases to learn and gives a basic primer for correct grammar. Proper speech is vital for being able to converse clearly to ask questions about identifying who the patient is, if there […]

Spanish for Healthcare: Medical Office Visits

Spanish for Healthcare: Medical Office Visits

Designed for healthcare personnel who need to communicate regularly with limited English-speaking patients in an intake/office visit setting, Spanish for Healthcare Medical Office Visits is designed for those who understand and speak very little Spanish.  Topics include: job-specific vocabulary and grammar, along with conversational expressions, questions, and commands tailored to the needs of those who […]