Co-organizer: Phoenix Language Services

The Core Medical Interpreter Training® (CMIT®) program provides students with intensive training to prepare for the challenges within a growing and competitive health care marketplace.

This program is offered to bilingual or multilingual individuals, who are either currently working in health care or are interested in obtaining an entry-level credential in the field. The training covers all basic aspects of interpreting in healthcare, including the roles, modes, ethics, and current professional and regulatory guidelines. Our 100-hour program covers strategies for effective communication between different cultures in the health care setting. The training includes twelve hours of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology; eight hours on the Codes of Ethics, and intensive role-playing to gain new skills and significantly improve patient safety. Our goal is to promote National Best Practice Standards in Professional Medical Interpreting for all limited-English proficient (LEP) patients requiring assistance. The only 100-hour Core Medical Interpreter Training® (CMIT®) Program in the Philadelphia Region in compliance with the newly recommended National Training Guidelines The Core Medical Interpreter Training® Program empowers Interpreters to:
  • Be essential members of the healthcare team
  • Show professionalism and respect at all times
  • Ensure accurate understanding between patients and providers
  • Make appropriate decisions under difficult circumstances based on the Code of Ethics

CMIT® with Phoenix 2022 Events 

Training days for the 100-hour CMIT®

Saturdays (4) and Sundays (4) Time:   8:00 am to 5:00 pm Cost:    $800 Dates (Synchronous classes via Zoom):
April – May 2022
4/16, 4/17, 4/23, 4/24, 4/30, 5/1, 5/7, 5/8
July 2022
7/9, 7/10, 7/16, 7/17, 7/23, 7/24, 7/30, 7/31
October 2022
10/1, 10/2, 10/8, 10/9 10/15, 10/16, 10/22, 10/23
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