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NON-ENGLISH SPEAKERS AND TRANSLATION SERVICE

WHAT IF I DO NOT SPEAK ENGLISH?

It is important that you and the doctor understand each other so that he/she can make an accurate diagnosis of your problem.

Should you require an interpreter you must ell the receptionist whenyou make an appoinmtnet. Tell the staff which language you speak and they will book an interpreter for you, or get an interpreter on the phone. Please not it can take a few days to arrange for an interpreter to attend an appointment.

Sign language interpreters can also be booked.



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