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Round Table Networking Perth | Translating Policy into Better Patient Care

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Peppers Kings Square Hotel

621 Wellington Street

Perth, WA 6000

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Primaxis, a company dedicated to improving the Language service industry cordially invites you to an exclusive invite-only roundtable breakfast discussion for interpreting coordinators, LHN leaders, language service experts, and policy-makers to network and share ideas on "Measuring and improving the quality of hospital language services".

During the breakfast, we will share insights on the top trends on the changing needs and demands of healthcare language services from a viewpoint of a major public healthcare provider and offer an opportunity to collectively share our experiences in the workplace.


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This leadership roundtable will feature leading language industry expert Emiliano Zucchi who will discuss the challenges and opportunities within the interpreter industry and its future and explore innovative solutions for multicultural departments.

Emiliano Zucchi

  • Director Transcultural and Language Services | Aboriginal Support Unit, Northern Health
  • Extensive experience developing policy and implementing services in the health context.
  • Emiliano is responsible for Northern Health’s Cultural Responsiveness and Reconciliation Action plans, as well as contributing to the Disability Action Plan.
  • Board member Ethnic Communities Councils of Victoria Health Policy Committee.
  • Industry Fellow in Translation & Interpreting Studies, Monash University


Suggested topics to be covered during the discussion

  • Applications of policy and the advancement of patients’ health outcomes through interpreting services: data and viewpoints from a major public healthcare provider
  • Translation as a sub-set of public and social policy and as a consequence of multiculturalism: the provision of translation and interpreting services in Australia
  • Ten years on Successes (and failures) of a comprehensive model of language services provider in healthcare




Primaxis past event


Team Primaxis kick-starts the Interpreter Management System IMS roadshow with a successful event in Adelaide on Friday 29th August. It was great to share information about the frameworks, government interpreting policies, for improving the language services efficiency.


We look forward to some great discussions and networking opportunities.

DATE
Friday 25th October 2019

TIME
8:00am Registration | 8:15am - 10:00am Hot Breakfast

VENUE

Peppers Kings Square Hotel
621 Wellington St, Perth WA 6000


FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Steve Hooper

steve.hooper@primaxis.com


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