Spanish for Healthcare Providers


The diversity of today’s society and the growing Hispanic community, it is important that healthcare professionals become knowledgeable about the Hispanic culture and to be able to communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients. In this course, we will help healthcare professionals learn how to ask important medical related questions and provide care to Hispanic patients. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Hispanic cultural awareness
  • Spanish fluency and pronunciation
  • Meeting & Greeting Patients
  • Learning Family Member Names
  • Reception & Appointments
  • Getting Personal Information
  • Patient Examination
  • Common Symptoms
  • Common Illnesses
  • Injuries & Trauma
  • Doctor's Orders
  • Body Parts & Organs
  • Medicines & Specialists