Come join our award winning team! See What Is Possible....
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin regional health
network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical
College of Wisconsin supporting a shared mission of patient care
innovation medical research and education. Our health network
operates eastern Wisconsin's only academic medical center and adult
Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital Milwaukee an
internationally recognized training and research center engaged in
thousands of clinical trials and studies. The Froedtert & MCW
health network which includes five hospitals more than 1700
physicians and nearly 40 health centers and clinics draws patients
from throughout the Midwest and the nation.
Froedtert Health has been widely recognized for our dedication
to our staff providing a work environment full of encouragement
innovation collaboration and respect.
Our best-in-class wellness program has earned us recognition in
the Milwaukee Business Journal as a Healthiest Employer and a Gold
Well Workplace award from the Wellness Council of America.
We invite you to review the job posting below. If you meet the
requirements and qualifications for this opportunity you are
encouraged to apply.
Thank you for considering a career with Froedtert Health!
Location: US:WI:MILWAUKEE at our FROEDTERT HOSPITAL
- 1.0 FTE is Full-Time any position less than 1.0 FTE is
Part-Time and .001 FTE is Optional Part-Time*
- Positions with an "FTE" (full time equivalency) of .8 - 1.0 are
eligible for full-time medical dental and vision benefits.
Positions with an "FTE" of .5 - .799 are eligible for part-time
pro-rated medical dental and vision benefits*
Shift: Shift 1
Work schedule: Every Wednesday from 9:00am-4:30pm and every
other weekend from 9:00am-4:30pm (weekend schedules allow earlier
start time flexibility)
To facilitate culturally and linguistically competent
communication between individuals with Limited English
Proficiency(LEP) and medical providers in a manner that promotes
patient safety and confidentiality. Other duties as assigned.
A minimum of one year of experience in providing medical
interpreting in English and Spanish is required. Three years of
directly related experience. Experience at a Level I Trauma Center.
High School diploma or equivalent is required. Associate Degree or
Bachelor Degree in related field. Professional Medical Interpreter
Program. Valid Wisconsin Drivers Licenses required.
Must be bilingual in English and Spanish solid knowledge of
medical terminology and competence in communicating the meaning of
terms. Strong ability to interpret diagnostic processes treatments
procedures preventive care and be culturally competent Demonstrate
strong interpersonal skills necessary to interact with patients
their families and health care providers. Ability to perform under
stressful situations and medical emergencies. Ability to produce
written translation of material such as: various forms documents
patient letters and other material. Formal interpreter training. 40
hour medical interpretation training program. CCHI or NBCMI
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values and
maintains an environment that attracts recruits engages and retains
a diverse workforce. As a federal contractor/subcontractor we take
affirmative action in employment based on race sex disability and
status as a protected veteran. We welcome protected veterans to
share their priority consideration status with us at 262-439-1961.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment
substance abuse testing. During your application and interview
process if you have a need that requires an accommodation please
contact us at 262-439-1961. We will attempt to fulfill all
reasonable accommodation requests.