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MiTio Secures $20mm in Capital to Grow Income Share Agreement Program and Increase Access to Medical Interpreting Training

Posted by Donnie Lee on Nov 17, 2020 4:57:00 PM

The Medical Interpreting and Translating Institute Online (MiTio), today announced the close of $20mm in growth financing to drive the expansion of their Income Share Agreement program. MiTio is the nation’s oldest medical interpreter training program, and the first in the country to offer Income Share Agreements. The capital will allow MiTio to increase access to its training program and provide bilingual students the training necessary to secure a role in the certified medical interpreter industry, projected to grow 20% by 2029 - five times faster than average. Income Share Agreements demonstrate MiTio’s dedication to student success by providing outcomes-aligned financing while simultaneously opening its high-quality education and upward career mobility opportunity to low-income bilingual individuals across the United States.

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education, MiTio Family, Leif, ISA

Medical Interpreter Resume Tips & Templates

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Oct 14, 2020 10:00:00 AM

As a medical interpreter, you’ll have a direct impact on patient care for people who do not speak English as their native language. You could work in various environments, ranging from a hospital setting to doctor’s offices, long-term care facilities, and more. You may work directly for the health care facility, or you may be hired by a third-party who will dispatch you to the facility where you are needed. 

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

What is a Medical Interpreter & How To Become One - Mitio.org

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Jul 15, 2020 2:06:00 PM

 

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

Medical Terminology for Interpreters - Top Terms You Should Know!

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Jul 8, 2020 1:45:21 PM

Medical terminology is difficult to understand and constantly evolving. In order to stay on top of the field and administer the best possible care, health care practitioners constantly update their knowledge. Medical interpreters are also expected to understand medical language and medical concepts and to keep their knowledge current. 

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

How To Become a Medical Interpreter: The Ultimate Guide Part 4 (2020)

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Jun 18, 2020 12:00:00 AM

If you've ever wondered how to become a Medical Interpreter then you’re in the right place. Welcome to part 4 of the 4 part series on How To Become a Medical Interpreter.

 

Once you’re done reading this, you’ll know exactly what steps to take if you want to grow your own Freelance Interpreting business from marketing to taxes.

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

How To Become a Medical Interpreter: The Ultimate Guide Part 3 (2020)

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Jun 12, 2020 12:00:00 AM

If you've ever wondered how to become a Medical Interpreter then you’re in the right place. Welcome to part 3 of the 4 part series on How To Become a Medical Interpreter.

 

Once you’re done reading this, you’ll know exactly what steps to take depending on if you decide to become a certified In-House Medical Interpreter or a fully Freelance Medical Interpreter.

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

How Long Does it Take to Become a Medical Interpreter in 2020

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Jun 5, 2020 12:00:00 AM

 

If you've ever wondered how to become a Medical Interpreter then you’re in the right place. Welcome to part 2 of the 4 part series on How To Become a Medical Interpreter.

 

Once you’re done reading this, you’ll know exactly what steps to take from picking the best fit training course to going about the entire Medical Interpreting certification process.

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

How To Become a Medical Interpreter: The Ultimate Guide Part 1 (2020)

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on May 29, 2020 12:00:00 AM

If you've ever wondered how to become a Medical Interpreter then you’re in the right place. This detailed 4 part guide goes through every crucial step on your way to starting your new career.

 

Once you’re done reading this, you’ll know exactly what steps to take – what medical interpreting is, what to focus on the most, and what actions to take to become a certified or freelance medical interpreter.

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education

Cooped Up at Home?

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Mar 21, 2020 1:38:59 PM

Cooped Up at Home? Why not do something Productive with your time?

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education, MiTio Family

MiTio Shopping List

Posted by Dr. Nelva Lee on Dec 25, 2019 10:00:00 AM

It’s that time of year, where shopping is in the air! Now that you have made the decision to advance your career as a Medical Interpreter, the next question you must answer is what are the materials or resources I will need to be successful in my career as a Medical Interpreter?

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Topics: Medical Interpreter, Medical Interpreting, education, MiTio Family