Healthcare Translator

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Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Cottage Health is a leading acute care hospital system, located on the central coast of California, and widely known for our superior patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our mission is to serve the central coast communities with excellence, integrity, and compassion. Every day we touch thousands of lives in many different ways, resolute in our mission to put patients first. We take pride in helping our patients get back to living their lives – in the places they love.

Cottage Health is currently in need of a part-time Healthcare Translator (remote work) to provide translation services of written documents from English to Spanish and Spanish to English. Included in the scope of practice are discharge documentation (AVS), patient letters, official Cottage Health forms and documents, research documents and medical records for the purpose of improving communication and health outcomes. The ideal candidate will possess an Associate’s degree in Spanish or healthcare related field, intermediate MS Office skills, and 2+ years’ professional interpreter or translator experience. Must have native fluency in written and oral Spanish, including knowledge in healthcare terminology. American Translators Association (ATA) Certificate or Equivalent and National Healthcare/Medical Interpreter Certification is preferred.
Cottage Health offers competitive salaries and benefits, including a pension plan and 401k. Relocation and rental assistance is also available.  Apply online at



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