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Beyond Translation: Promoting a New National Standard for Equity in Health Materials Translated from English

Lorena Sprager, Lorena Sprager and Associates, LLC of the Clear Language Group, and Octavio N. Martinez, Jr., Executive Director, Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
National Academy of Medicine

September 25, 2015

One important strategy to address health equity and patient-centered care is the translation of health materials used by health providers. Translations of health-related materials are not as straightforward as you might think. In this commentary the authors provide their perspective on how to proceed to ensure equity in translated
health materials.


NAM Beyond Translation