Colleges Receive Funds for Health Interpreter Programs
College of the Sequoias and Reedley College in Visalia have received grants to expand their Spanish-language health care interpreter programs. On Jan. 1, state regulations took effect that guarantee residents access to an interpreter from their commercial health plans. COS received $53,700 and Reedley received $38,200, which will open up the program for dozens more students.
- "More Classes Offered for Spanish Medical Interpreters" (Fontana, Fresno Bee, 8/24).