Referral Manual

Health Care Interpreter Service

Type Service
Description A state wide service that provides interpreting services for people with CALD backgrounds and also hearing impairment. Booking interpreters is the responsibility of the health care provider not the patient/client.
Cost / Referral Free for clients accessing public health services, government funded NGO and Health Care Complaints Commission.
Phone
Info 7 days/week, 24 hours/day

See NSW Health Policy- appendix 3 and 4 for contact details: www.health.nsw.gov.au/policies/pd/2006/pdf/PD2006_053.pdf
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