Dr. Breena R. Taira is an associate professor of clinical emergency medicine at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine and the director of research for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Olive View- UCLA Medical Center and she is passionate about language justice.
Did you know that we, as health care practitioners, have not only an ethical obligation, but also a legal one based on Title VI of the Civil Rights Act to provide language assistance to limited English proficiency patients? This FIX talk is about just that; giving you the tools to advocate for your patients in all languages. It’s all about listening, intervention and interpretation.
Watch the FIX19 talk below!