Spanish Lingo for Healthcare Professionals

Level 1 provides the tools needed to build rapport and communicate at a basic level with Spanish-speaking patients. Instruction covers how to read, pronounce terms and short phrases, and ask simple questions in Spanish. Also covered is an overview of Hispanic cultural habits, beliefs, and perspectives.

Level 2 builds upon the Level I curriculum with increased Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and an overview of Hispanic cultural differences in society and the workplace.

Eduardo Gumucio, President Hablemos - Hispanic Communication Solutions

Presented by Nursing Education and Professional Development.

Target Audience Targeted for VUMC licensed and non-licensed patient care providers; elective programming.

VUMC Staff
VUMC Healthcare Professionals and VUSN Students

Prerequisite Must complete Level 1 before registering for Level 2.

Date(s) Monday, October 24, 2016
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Level 1: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Level 2: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Level 1: Light Hall 214
Level 2: Light Hall 208

VUMC Staff and VUSN Students
= No Charge

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click for Level 2 LMS Registration
Contact Hour(s) Yes

Non-VUMC Staff
Non-VUMC Staff N/A
Cost Non-VUMC Staff (excluding Nursing Students)
Registration N/A

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.