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The language of care: Interpreters link doctors, patients at Rockford hospitals

To read an enlightening story about a Spanish interpreter working at a hospital in Illinois and how he came to the job he’s at now, see this article here.

The article also says the following about the job outlook for the language industry:

The job outlook for interpreters and translators is bright, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. More than 68,000 people are employed as interpreters and translators in the U.S., and 12,100 more of these jobs were projected to be added between 2016 and 2026. That’s a growth rate of 18 percent — far greater than the 7 percent average growth rate across all occupations, according to the bureau.

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