MEDICAL SPANISH PROGRAM
 Español Médico

 

Serving the Bay area for over 28 years by providing hands-on Spanish Language Workshops to help
professionals in the healthcare field. Acquire and sharpen your Spanish medical vocabulary
and insight for working with the Latino Community.

 

OVERVIEW

 

"Open to people of all levels of Spanish ability, our immersion medical courses have been designed by Ronda Calef, founder of WEEKEND
en español®, in conjunction with Barbara Newlin - nurse practitioner and AIDS consultant for the World Health Organization -
and Dr.Tomás Magaña graduate of UCSF Medical School."

 

We offer medical personnel total immersion, hands-on Spanish language One-Day Workshops where participants will have a chance to role-play typical scenarios, as well as ask specific questions particular to your circumstances. Our courses include a meal and are supplemented by a rich packet of materials that can be used long after the course is over for reference and further study. The Workshop reviews:
 

  • greetings
  • body parts and organs
  • symptoms and complaints
  • conditions and diseases
  • patient interviewing
  • doing a physical exam using medical instruments
  • giving instructions, solutions, and health education

 

You'll have a chance to role-play typical scenarios, as well as ask specific questions particular to your circumstances. Our courses are supplemented by a rich packet of materials that you will use long after the event is over, for reference and further study.  

 

 

OUR PROGRAMS

We offer specialty Medical Spanish Workshops for OBGYN & Midwives, and Social Workers & Psychologists/Mental Health Workers. We can also develop a course for any specialty or group, so let us know what you need! The programs and dates for 2016 are the following: 
 

General Medical Spanish
Español Médico

2017 Dates

Med Sp 1 & 2 — These are full-day Workshops, you can take one or both, $210 for one, $400 for two, and you can mix and match the dates;
$50 for 8 CEH’s for nurses
Feb 4 & 5
April 1 & 2
June 3 & 4
Dec 2 & 3

 

Span. For Psychologists / Soc. Workers
Español para Psicólogos y Trabajadores Sociales

March 25
June 17
Aug 25

$210 each

Span. For OBGYN / Midwives
Español para Ginecólogos y Parteras  

May 6
July 15
Oct 28

$210 each

 

MEDICAL SPANISH Four-Day Retreat Seminars

26-29 May
21-24 Sept

$1600/ Seminar

Medical Spanish Workshops meet from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. $210 each or take two Medical Workshops for $400. Materials and Lunch included. $1600 (4-Day Medical Spanish Retreat). Nurses are eligible for 8 CR's for an additional $50. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 12425.