Language Barriers to Healthcare

Runtime

01:04

Doctors may not always be fluent in a patient’s primary language. In this video, Dr. Diamond discusses language barriers to healthcare while highlighting available interpreting methods and her research on improving cancer care for patients with limited English proficiency. (Presented on 11/28/17)

Speaker(s)

Lisa Diamond MD, MPH
Immigrant Health & Cancer Disparities Service
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, MSK