Multilanguage Interpretation and Translation Services for Clinics and SLASSs consultation open

The purpose of this consultation is to initiate discussions with clinics on how to improve the effectiveness and accountability of interpretation and translation services.

Key documents

Discussion Paper on Multilanguage Interpretation and Translation Services for Clinics and SLASSs

December, 2016

The purpose of this paper is to initiate discussions with clinics on how to improve the effectiveness and accountability of interpretation and translation services through the following:

  • Ensuring optimal usage of available finite funding based on client and community need
  • Effective oversight of Multilingual Community Interpreter Services (MCIS) through a transparent invoicing and payment process
  • Promoting more effective use of MCIS services by clinics and SLASSs
  • A transparent funding allocation process for clinics and SLASSs to facilitate effective budgeting and business planning for interpretation and translation services

Consultation Date

Starts: December 1, 2016 at 12:00am

Contact Details

Nick Roller

rollern@lao.on.ca