(503) 932-8460

Located in Salem, Oregon

Header Content Region 

Insert text, image or banner ads here, or just delete this text and leave this area blank!

portfolio1 portfolio2 portfolio4 portfolio5 portfolio6 portfolio7 portfolio8 portfolio9 portfolio10 portfolio11 portfolio12

Medical & Healthcare Interpreters

Experienced, Certified, American Sign Language Interpreters

Government Interpreting

National Interpreting Service Provides Interpreters for State and Local Government

Training Professionals

National Interpreting Service Provides Healthcare Interpreter Training

Legal Interpreting

Providing American Sign Language Interpreters for Legal Situations and Settings

Conference and Event Interpreting

American Sign Language Interpreters for Conferences, Workshops, and Special Events

Interpreter Consulting

Interpreter Consulting for Businesses and Organizations

Interpreter Classes

Healthcare Interpreter Training, Community Interpreter and More

Professional Interpreters

Providing Reliable Services, and Quality Interpreters

Career Opportunities

National Interpreting Service contracts with RID Certified Interpreters

Call for Interpreters (503) 932-8460

Contact National Interpreting Service for your American Sign Language needs

Office Location

Historic Garfield School at 528 Cottage Ave NE, Suite 1C (near Downtown Salem, Oregon)

small portfolio1 small portfolio2 small portfolio3 small portfolio4 small portfolio5 small portfolio6 small portfolio7 small portfolio8 small portfolio9 small portfolio10 small portfolio11 small portfolio12
get in touch

Training: Healthcare Interpreter

Click for Class Schedules

Healthcare Interpreter Training offered by National Interpreting Service

Training will include medical specialties, six body systems (anatomy and physiology), diseases and disorders, symptoms, medical abbreviations and more.

Cynthia Anderson, RID CI/CT, NAD III, CCHI ---Agency Director of National Interpreting Service and a nationally certified sign language interpreter who has more than 20 years specializing in healthcare interpreting. Cynthia has a BS in Psychology and is currently enrolled in the Masters of Interpreting Studies from Western Oregon University. Cynthia is an interpreter mentor and intern supervisor.

Consultant and guest speaker
Elizabeth “Ann” Scott, MD -- Dr. Scott holds a Doctor of Medicine from East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine and studied basic sciences at Oregon State University. Dr. Scott has 18 years of experience practicing family medicine and specializing in OB/GYN. Dr. Scott frequently communicates with her patients using certified interpreters.

Deaf guest speakers will present throughout the series.

Call National Interpreting Service
to find out more  (503) 932-8460


Please contact our office for more information on the following upcoming classes geared toward interpreters:

  • Introduction to Healthcare Discourse
  • Vicarious Trauma for Interpreters
  • Mental Health Systems for Healthcare Interpreters
  • Psychiatric Emergencies and Interpreters
  • Reflective Practice techniques for Advanced Healthcare Interpreters
  • Accounting Practices for Interpreters
  • The 10 Most Important Practices for Freelance Interpreters
  • Consecutive Interpreting


Here are upcoming workshops geared toward community members and practitioners:

  • Beginning Sign Language Language (Taught in ASL by Deaf presenter)
  • Intro to Deafness & Sensitivity with Workplace Communication
  • Working with an Interpreter


slide up button