CyraCom Language Services Blog

[SLIDESHARE] HOW CMS HOSPITAL QUALITY STAR RATINGS WORK

Do Disparities Impact CMS Overall Star Ratings? | Understanding Hospital Concerns

Section 1557 to Survive Congressional Vote on Healthcare | 5 Key Requirements for Providers

3 Ways LEP Patients Impact CMS Hospital Star Ratings | Patient Experience & HCAHPS Scores

3 Ways LEP Patients Impact CMS Hospital Star Ratings | Readmission Rates

3 Ways LEP Patients Impact CMS Hospital Star Ratings | Mortality & Patient Safety

6 Steps to Calculating CMS Overall Hospital Star Ratings

Eye Care for Non-English Speaking Patients | 4 Things Every Provider Should Know

Webinar: Boston Medical Center Driving Section 1557 Compliance and Language Services Utilization 

3 Lessons From A Language Services Leader | Boston Medical Case Study

NEW RESOURCE | QUICK REFERENCE: SECTION 1557 AND LANGUAGE ACCESS

5 TANGIBLE BENEFITS OF A QUALITY LANGUAGE SERVICES PARTNERSHIP | BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER: Part TWO

[SLIDESHARE] BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER: A LEGACY OF LANGUAGE SERVICES

5 TANGIBLE BENEFITS OF A QUALITY LANGUAGE SERVICES PARTNERSHIP | BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER: Part One

3 Key Takeaways on Chip / Medicaid Reimbursement for Language Services

7 TAKEAWAYS FROM AN ADA DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING SETTLEMENT

“NOT WORTH THE RISK” | ANOTHER TACTIC TO DRIVE STAFF ADOPTION OF LANGUAGE SERVICES

2016 YEAR IN REVIEW | CYRACOM AND THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

HOW IMPROVED LANGUAGE SERVICES MAY IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES AND HCAHPS SCORES

HOW EASY-TO-USE LANGUAGE ACCESS MAY IMPROVE STAFF ADOPTION AND HCAHPS SCORES

HOW HIGH-QUALITY INTERPRETER “SOFT SKILLS” MAY IMPROVE HCAHPS SCORES

NEW STUDY: TOP THREE WAYS TO IMPROVE HEALTHCARE OUTCOMES FOR LEP CHILDREN

Who Should Not Interpret for Section 1557 Compliance?

What Are the Standards for Qualified Interpreters under Section 1557?

HOW ACA SECTION 1557 GRANTS PATIENTS NEW RIGHT TO LEGAL ACTION

FAST FACTS ON ACA SECTION 1557

3 CHALLENGES OF USING INTERPRETERS IN THE ER – AND HOW TO OVERCOME THEM

3 Ways a Great Language Services Program Boosts Hospital Performance

STEWARD HEALTH CARE: BUILDING A CONTINUUM OF CARE WITH CYRACOM

4 Methods of Communicating for the Deaf and Hard or Hearing

AHA PRESIDENT AND CEO RICK POLLACK: REDEFINING THE H

IMPROVING DISCHARGE FOR LIMITED-ENGLISH PROFICIENT PATIENTS: INTERVIEW WITH CINDY BRACH, SENIOR HEALTH POLICY RESEARCHER

3 BENEFITS OF AN INTERPRETER’S BILINGUAL BRAIN

3 WAYS PROFESSIONAL INTERPRETERS HELP PROVIDERS WITH REFUGEE POPULATIONS

8 TIPS FOR USING PHONE INTERPRETERS IN HEALTHCARE (PART 2)

8 TIPS FOR USING PHONE INTERPRETERS IN HEALTHCARE (PART 1)

How Language Services May Improve Surgery Outcomes

3 WAYS IMPROVING LEP PATIENT COMMUNICATION HELPS HOSPITALS ACHIEVE THE TRIPLE AIM

INTERPRETERS: PART OF THE MEDICAL TEAM? AN INTERVIEW WITH TEAMSTEPPS AUTHOR CINDY BRACH

4 Keys to Choosing the Best Language Service Provider - TIPS from the DOJ

3 KEY TRENDS FOR LANGUAGE SERVICES IN HEALTHCARE – 2016

3 WAYS LANGUAGE SERVICES CAN HELP PROVIDERS ACHIEVE THE IOM SIX AIMS

New Case Study – CyraCom and Emory Healthcare

6 ASL MYTHS BUSTED BY AN ASL INTERPRETER EXPERT

CYRACOM 2015 YEAR IN REVIEW

NEW STUDY: THE ADVANTAGE OF CYRACOM's UNIFIED Interpretation PRICING

CYRACOM INTERPRETER SPOTLIGHT: ANNA, RUSSIAN INTERPRETER

WANT A DETAILED MAP OF LEP INDIVIDUALS IN THE US? NOW YOU HAVE THEM!

Four Interpreters Who Changed History

Three Ways to Use Language Services to Achieve Patient Safety Goals

Using Certified Deaf Interpreters (CDIS) to Communicate with the Deaf

Deaf Education: A History of American Sign Language in the United States

Vocabulary of Native and Non-Natives: the Lifelong Pursuit of Language Learning

The Do's & Don'ts When Interacting with a Deaf or Hard of Hearing Person

What Makes A Great Interpreter (Part 1)

“New” Joint Commission Standards for Health Care Interpreting: Myths & Truths