Student Materials for OHCIA's 60 Hour Training Program

important: This material is for registered students only.  please do not share this material.  thank you.

Reminder: final exam module and interpreter job fair is this saturday, march 12th.

We will have representatives from the Oregon Health Authority and many different organizations for the job fair, you are welcome to invite your interpreter friends!

important for saturday, march 12th (final exam and job fair):

  1. Show up by 7:45 AM to register (address is OHSU School of Nursing 3455 SW Veterans Hospital Road Portland, OR 97239).  Parking is free.
  2. The class photo will be taken promptly at 8:00 AM.
  3. The exam is a practice test, your answers will be self graded.
  4. Plan on staying until 12 PM (although the job fair goes on to 12:30 PM, and you are encouraged to stay for that).
  5. Payment at the door by credit or debit card only.
  6. Lunch is from 12-1 PM, bring a lunch or money to buy lunch at the OHSU cafeteria (a 10 minute walk away).
  7. There are wheelchair ramps at the School of Nursing.  Please let us know in advance if you need any additional accommodation.

BOOKS AND PRINT OUTS (WITH IMPORTANT CHANGE)

The course requires students to either print on their own (see below: A&P Materials and Medical Terminology Materials) or purchase for $30 a packet of Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology materials.   

Students may choose to not print the materials and simply load the materials on a mobile device, tablet or laptop in class, as long as they are engaged and following along with the material.

Additionally, the medical terminology book below is REQUIRED.  Buy any edition used online (option to share with a friend): 

Medical Terminology: A Living Language by Bonnie F. Fremgen and Suzanne S. Frucht (any edition is acceptable)

The following Anatomy and Physiology Book is recommended but not required:

The Human Body in Health and Illness by Barbara Herlihy (any edition is acceptable)

These books can be purchased at amazon.com or bookbyte.com

 

SPRING 2016 CLASS SCHEDULE - registration open

Introduction to Health Care Interpreting - Saturday, April 2nd (7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Anatomy and Physiology I - Sunday, April 10th (7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Medical Terminology I - Sunday, April 17th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Health Care Interpreter Code of Ethics - Saturday, April 30th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Anatomy and Physiology II - Sunday, May 1st
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Medical Terminology II - Sunday, May 8th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Advanced Health Care Interpreting Concepts – Saturday May 14th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Final Exam - Saturday, May 21st
(7:45 AM to 12 PM)

WINTER 2016 CLASS SCHEDULE

Health Care Interpreter Code of Ethics - Saturday, January 16th (7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Anatomy and Physiology I - Sunday, January 24th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Medical Terminology I - Sunday, January 31st
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Introduction to Health Care Interpreting - Saturday, February 6th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

Anatomy and Physiology II - Sunday, Feb 14th (7:45 AM to 5 PM)

CCHI Webinar - Saturday, February 20th (11 AM to 12 PM)  Register Here

Medical Terminology II - Sunday, Feb 21th
(7:45 AM to 5 PM)

NBCMI Webinar - Sunday, February 28th (2 PM to 3 PM)  Register Here

Advanced Health Care Interpreting Concepts – Saturday March 5th
(7:45 AM to 5:30 PM)

Final Exam - Saturday, March 12th
(7:45 AM to 12 PM) 

additional

Volunteer as a Health Care Interpreter

Join Our Facebook Group

Powerpoint slides

Health Care Interpreter Code of Ethics PowerPoint

Anatomy and Physiology I PowerPoint

Anatomy and Physiology II PowerPoint

Introduction to Health Care Interpreting PowerPoint

Note Taking and Memory Skills

instructor contact info

Maria Michalczyk, Director of Training: mariam@easystreet.net

Matthew U'Ren, Code of Ethics Instructor: matthewacuren@yahoo.com  (put 'OHCIA STUDENT' in email heading)

Austin McRobbie, OHCIA Program Manager: 503-893-9660  support@ohcia.org

Office of Equity and Inclusion Contact Info

General Email: hci.program@state.or.us

Carol Cheney - Equity and Policy Manger
971-673-2960 carol.i.cheney@state.or.us
April Turner - Health Equity Workforce Assistant
971-673-3359 april.turner@state.or.us
Kweku Wilson - HCI Learning Collaborative Coordinator
971-673-3328 kweku.wilson@state.or.us

certification/qualification materials

Requirements Sheet

Certification/Qualification Application

Quick Guide to Oral Language Proficiency

Certification Reference Sheet

Qualification Reference Sheet

CCHI National Exam Reference Sheet

NBCMI National Exam Reference Sheet

Comparison of National Exams Reference Sheet

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY MATERIALS

A&P Syllabus Winter 2016

A&P Exercises

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY MATERIALS

MT Syllabus Winter 2016

MT Exercises

MT Vocabulary

MT Abbreviations

MT Prefixes

MT Suffixes

MT Roots

MT Singular vs. Plural

 

GLossaries

CCHI Medical Glossaries (your email sign up is required)

English-Spanish Medical Terminology Glossary

health care interpreter code of ethics materials

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care Ethics

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care Standards

International Medical Interpreters Association Standards

California Healthcare Interpreting Association Standards