UM BWMC provides interpretation and translation services for patients and visitors whose primary language is not English or for those who experience low vision or low hearing.

Language Interpretation/Translation

  • Access to Telephonic Interpretation with more than 170 languages
  • Language Line Service is available upon patient request

Limited Sight or Hearing Interpretation

  • Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is available for sign language interpretation
  • TTY (text telephone equipment) is available for hearing impaired
  • Certified sign language interpreter

If you need communication aids or other interpreter services, notify your attending caregiver for assistance.