Medical Translators in High Demand

Apr 10, 2017

People traveling to Boston for their healthcare, from other countries are driving the great need for medical translators and multilingual employees.

‘Between 2010-2015, the number of online job postings targeting bilingual workers more than doubled nationwide rising 162%, according to a new report by New American Economy, a coalition of mayors and business leaders that supports immigration reform’, according to The Boston Globe. The languages seeing the biggest rise in demand: Chinese, Spanish, and Arabic.

In Massachusetts, online job listings for bilingual workers increased by 160% between 2010 and 2015, with Chinese, Spanish, and German skills showing the largest rise, according to the study.’

Halstrom Law Offices handles cases involving autism, CF, DiGeorge syndrome, genetically disabled children, improper prenatal counseling and represents non-native speakers such as Chinese, Korean, Indian, Vietnamese, Russian.

 

https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2017/03/12/wanted-bilingual-workers/t8C9txqPmwCtIGDHX1jSTI/story.html