Essays about: "interpreters"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the word interpreters.

  1. 1. Language barriers in nursing care

    University essay from

    Author : Mari Lyytikäinen; Mi Tran; [2017-02-13]
    Keywords : language barriers; communication barriers; transcultural nursing; cultural competence; nursing care; interpreters;

    Abstract : Nurses today are faced with the challenges of caring in a multicultural environment. One ofthese challenges is the inability to communicate with the patient due to differences inlanguage. Communication plays a key role in the nurse-patient relationship and determinesthe outcome of the care provided. READ MORE

  2. 2. Overbridging linguistic barriers in Namibian healthcare

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avdelningen för omvårdnad - grundnivå

    Author : Mikaela Klang; [2017]
    Keywords : Communication; informal interpreter; language barriers; Namibia; nursing care;

    Abstract : Background: In Namibia there are a lot of different native languages even if the official language is English. Since communication is an important tool for nurses and studies about communication across language barriers mostly is done in western countries, there is need for more knowledge regarding the nurse's experience with language barriers in multilingual and multicultural context, like Namibia. READ MORE

  3. 3. The consequences of war: The UK's responsibility towards its interpreters / translators in Afghanistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Maroof Hewad; [2017]
    Keywords : Translators; Interpreters; Responsibility; Asylum; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The paper engages a provocative, multi-dimensional legal, moral and human rights issue that strikes at the heart of 21st century UK asylum law. Throughout the NATO Afghanistan military campaigns (headed by the International Security Assistance Force) in which the UK committed combat troops from 2001 to 2014, hundreds of local Afghan nationals were employed by the British Army as interpreters and translators. READ MORE

  4. 4. Omvårdnad utan gränser – Korslingvistisk omvårdnad

    University essay from

    Author : Pontus Dymén; Pamela Larsson; [2016-01-11]
    Keywords : Nurse-patient relationship; Language barrier; Communication; Interpreter;

    Abstract : Background: With the present rate of immigration, increasing healthcare visits from people speaking another language are inevitable. These encounters affect both nurse and patient, therefore communication is essential for the establishment of a nurse-patient relationship. READ MORE

  5. 5. Medborgardialog och delaktighet i Områdesprogram Lindängen : en studie av programmets policy för involvering av (invandrar-)boende i Lindängen

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Nafiseh Farzin Saba; [2016]
    Keywords : demokrati; medborgardialog; hållbar stadsutveckling; invandrare; Lindängen; Områdesprogram Lindängen;

    Abstract : The purpose of this qualitative study is to find out to what extent Lindängens' immigrants with language difficulties has had participation and influence in Områdesprogram Lindängen planning decisions. In addition, what opportunities the program has offered them to encourage their participation, and what are the factors contributed in preventing the immigrants from participating and influencing the program. READ MORE