The HSCP provides access to range of interpreting services to minimise barriers for patients and services users to accessing the best possible health and social care.
For information on the interpreting services provided by West Dunbartonshire Council for Social Care Services and information on how staff can access them please click the following link http://intranet.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/transformation/communications-culture-communities/performance-strategy-team/equalities/equality-impact-assessment-eia/
The HSCP contact for the code for Language Line bookings 01389 737 750
For information on the interpreting services provided by NHSGGC for health care services including independent contractors such as GPs and information on how staff and contractors can access them click the following link.
The patient information leaflet is also available here http://www.equalitiesinhealth.org/publications/Spoken-Interp-leaflet-Feb15.pdf
Please point to the language card if you need assistance so that the relevant interpreter can be sourced.