Interpreter Services

Overview

Vanderbilt Interpreter Services helps patients who are deaf, hard of hearing, visually impaired or who speak limited English. When you schedule an appointment, indicate your need for an interpreter.

Our services may be provided on site or by phone. In some circumstances, video services may be available. Interpreter Services is available to you at no cost.

Our services include:

  • American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters
  • Readers for patients who are visually impaired or blind
  • Assistive listening devices
  • Access patient materials that are assistive technology compatible for patients who are visually impaired or blind
  • Access to qualified interpreters for patients with Limited English Proficiency (LEP)
  • Access to translated documents for patients with Limited English Proficiency (LEP)

Adult Interpreter Services phone numbers

Arabic
(844) 969-2262

Burmese
(844) 969-2263

Nepali
(844) 969-2264

Somali
(844) 969-2303

Spanish

If you need a Spanish interpreter when you call VUMC, call 844-969-2258.

Los Servicios de Intérprete están disponibles sin costo para usted. Si necesita la asistencia de un intérprete de español cuando llame a VUMC, marque el número (844) 969-2258.