medical interpreters http://kalw.org en East Bay Express: When you can't understand your doctor http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-when-you-cant-understand-your-doctor <p style="margin-top: 1.12em; margin-bottom: 1.12em; padding: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); line-height: 1.6em; font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 1.1em;">Gloria Estela Ortiz Ramos doesn't speak English, so when she became ill in 2006 and needed medical care, she had to rely on her ten-year-old son for help. He translated a list of medication prescribed to her from the Eastmont Wellness Center, an East Oakland clinic that serves low-income people. Thu, 12 Sep 2013 22:36:52 +0000 Madeleine Thomas 32983 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: When you can't understand your doctor