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Table 6 Training in how/why to use an interpreter by department

From: Overcoming language barriers with foreign-language speaking patients: a survey to investigate intra-hospital variation in attitudes and practices

Received training Anesthesiology/
Pharmacology/
Intensive Care
Surgery Child and Adolescent Health Gynecology and Obstetrics Community Medicine and Primary Care Genetic Medicine and Laboratory Internal Medicine Clinical Neurosciences Psychiatry Rehabilitation and Geriatrics
Yes 2 (2%) 3 (3%) 13 (10%) 1 (3%) 27 (38%) 0 9 (7%) 3 (5%) 24 (15%) 3 (3%)
No 88 (98%) 92 (97%) 122 (90%) 30 (97%) 45 (63%) 20 (100%) 126 (93%) 56 (95%) 141 (85%) 97 (97%)
TOTAL N 90 95 135 31 72 20 135 59 165 100