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Browse this fantastic collection of web links to many different bilingual dictionaries in many language pairs.
On this powerful website, you can find translations, definitions, conjugations, pronunciations, and forums.
A type of dictionary that shows in context many translations from other professionals in many languages.
A paid subscription to have access to the acclaimed “Libro Rojo” dictionary of doubts in medical translation.
The medical world at your fingertips. Learn about 1000’s of topics thru readings, videos, images, and quizzes.
Explore the myriad of amazing tools and resources about health produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
A comprehensive list of roots, prefixes, and suffixes that are the building blocks of medical terminology.
Organized in alphabetic order, you can find almost every medical abbreviation on this convenient webpage.
Learn how to use your mobile device a recording device or find other ways to record your interpreting exercises.
Being able to fully concentrate is a key element to success. Get a pair of good and comfortable headphones.
Don’t reinvent the wheel. There are already many flashcards that can help you learn terms. Check this Spa-Eng deck.
Learning should be fun and interesting. Enjoy a good brain teaser while reviewing medical terminology anywhere you are.
Certifications and Renewals
Learn how to get nationally certified by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters CCHI.
Another option to get certified as a medical interpreter is through the National Board. Find here out how to apply.
Are you already a Certified Healthcare Interpreter and need to renew your certification? Learn how on this webpage.
This webpage will provide you with all the information you need to renew your CMI certification before it expires.
CCHI test centers
Locate the test centers near you. CCHI contracts with Prometric to administer both exams, usually at different sites and windows.
NBCMI test centers
The National Board administers both exams online and onsite year round. You can check the onsite location below.
The requirements to become a healthcare interpreter in Oregon are a bit different than the national certification’s. Learn more below
Renew in Oregon
Renewing your qualification letter in the state of Oregon requires some specific courses and hours. Click below to go to the OHA website: