Language Access Services

Non-English Speaking Individuals

Southeast Hospital

If you feel more comfortable speaking a language other than English, Southeast Hospital offers interpreters for all languages at no charge. This service is provided to patients and their support persons 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, using an over-the-phone interpreter.

Southeast Health Center or Ripley County

LanguageLine Solutions translation services are available for Limited English Proficiency patients. LanguageLine Solutions interpreters listen to patients, analyze their message and accurately convey the original meaning to our staff member(s).

Southeast Health Center of Stoddard County

The AT&T Language Line service is available via phone to assist with interpretation for Limited English Proficiency patients.

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals

Southeast Hospital

Deaf and hard-of-hearing patients and/or their support persons who use American Sign Language (ASL) are provided Sign Language interpreters at no charge. On-site interpreters are available for scheduled appointments at all locations, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is also offered at all locations and provides quick access to remote ASL interpreters.

Southeast Health Center or Ripley County

Deaf and hard-of-hearing patients and/or their support persons are offered Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) services at no charge.

Southeast Health Center of Stoddard County

The AT&T Language Line is offered to deaf and hard-of-hearing patients and/or their support persons. Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) services at no charge.

Contact

For more information regarding Language Access Services call one of the following

  • Southeast Hospital Social Services at: 573-651-5549
  • Southeast Health Center of Ripley County at 573-996-2141 ext. 223
  • Southeast Health Center of Stoddard County at 573-624-5566