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Spanish for Nurses, 7 Benefits

on August 23, 2016
¡Ay!  ¡Me duele la espalda y no puedo caminar!  Necesito un doctor ahora mismo.

Do you know what you are being told?

Ow!  My back hurts and I can’t walk!  I need a doctor right away.

If you were in this patient’s shoes, wouldn’t you want to be understood?  Do not hesitate and act ¡ahora mismo!

Here are seven reasons why you should learn Spanish if you work in the medical field.

1.  Make a personal connection with your patients and their families!

2.  Facilitate patient orientation in the hospital environment!

3.  Assess patient comfort level!

4.  Gather and convey basic and important information!

5.  Inform and instruct about patient procedures.

6.  Résumé !  Résumé!  Résumé !  Advance your employment opportunities!

7.  Spanish is not a foreign language anymore!

Contact Giulia at to register for Nurse Spanish on Fridays at 9:30am at the Language Loft.

You will not be sorry…..and neither will your patient!

I know everyone has a busy schedule, so please find below a variety of flexible options, accommodating a consistent study of the Spanish language in the hospital arena.

Three ways to learn Spanish at the Language Loft:

1.  Tutoring
2.  Tele-tutoring
3.  Class for nurses
¡Hasta pronto!

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