Fact Sheet for Medical/Mental Health Providers

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Medical/mental health settings include:

  • Health Care beyond First Aid
  • Physician Office Visits
  • Hospitals/Emergency Rooms
  • Inpatient Mental Health Facilities
  • Medical Presentations
  • Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluations

Providers must seek qualified Michigan certified interpreters eligible to work in Standard Level 2 settings with a Medical/Mental Health Endorsement. Providers should engage in an interactive process with the individual who requests the accommodation in order to ensure effective communication is achieved.

Providers may search the Online Interpreter System for qualified interpreters.