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Spanish for Health Care Professionals: Doctors, Nurses, Hospital Personnel Communicate with Patients Whose Only Language Is Spanish
     

Spanish for Health Care Professionals: Doctors, Nurses, Hospital Personnel Communicate with Patients Whose Only Language Is Spanish

by William C. Harvey M.S.
 

Expanded in this edition with more words, phrases, and helpful exercises, this program also features two brand-new sections. One of them is directed at health care receptionists, and the other deals with health insurance forms. This bookis designed to help doctors, nurses, and medical assistants communicate in Spanish with Latino patients and their families who

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Expanded in this edition with more words, phrases, and helpful exercises, this program also features two brand-new sections. One of them is directed at health care receptionists, and the other deals with health insurance forms. This bookis designed to help doctors, nurses, and medical assistants communicate in Spanish with Latino patients and their families who have little or no command of English. Every Spanish word in the book is followed by its phonetic pronunciation. The book also provides easy-to-follow tips on understanding colloquial spoken Spanish. Author William Harvey concentrates on words and phrases likely to be used in a medical setting. True-to-life dialogues dramatize situations pertaining to pregnancy, broken bones, pediatric care, heart and lung diseases, pharmacy prescriptions, drug problems, medical treatment of accident and crime victims, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764139284
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Edition description:
Bilingual
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


William C. Harvey has taught Spanish and ESL on the West Coast, in public schools, community colleges, and in private industry, where he has organized language workshops and seminars. He is the author of several Spanish language learning books, all of which take an informal approach to language teaching.

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