Employment

To determine if you qualify for employment at the University of Michgian Health System as a Medical Interpreter, ask yourself the following questions:

Knowledge of medical terminology and completion of a 40-hour Medical Interpreting training are required. You can develop this knowledge through our low-cost training courses. We are a licensed provider of Bridging the Gap, the nation's top medical interpreter training program. We also offer a class on medical terminology and body systems. These courses and many others are open to current and aspiring interpreters. There is a growing need for trained, professional Medical Interpreters throughout the country. These courses may help advance your career even outside Michigan Medicine. Contact the Medical Interpreter Training Academy Coordinator at MITrainingAcademy@med.umich.edu or visit our course website for more information on current course offerings.

Please check the University of Michigan career website for open Medical Interpreter positions.

Interpreter Services is a member of the National Council on Interpreting in Health Care (NCIHC), Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network (MiTIN), American Translators Association (ATA), and the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID).