Patient Experience Matters
Interpreter & Translation
Interpreter & Translation Services
Wards, clinics and departments can access speech and sign language interpreter services for patients who require them. Speech interpreter services are generally provided using a telephone based service.
If you or your carer needs communication support in one of the following formats please contact the ward, clinic or department you are visiting as soon as possible.
If you are unsure who to contact then please speak to the Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
- Translation to different languages
- Sign language for deaf patients or their carers
Come and see us in the PALS office at the RUH main entrance. We are open 09:00 - 16:00, Monday to Friday.
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Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust