ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Healthcare Translation Errors Endanger LEP Patients at the Pharmacy

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on July 17, 2018
According to the Mayo Clinic, "hundreds of thousands of people" are injured by medication errors every year in the United States. Some of those errors are caused by doctors prescribing the wrong medications, or by pharmacists dispensing the wrong medication ...

Topics: healthcare, Translation, Health literacy, Healthcare Translation, Prescriptions


Overcoming Barriers: Digital Menus and Multilingual Language Options

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on July 28, 2017
Digitization has permanently changed many industries over the past decade, and restaurants are no exception. To keep up with technologically savvy consumers, many restaurants have started to offer digital menus. Navigating digital menus is now easier than ...

Topics: healthcare, Translation, Health literacy, Healthcare Translation, Prescriptions