NHS Tayside provides interpretation and translation services for people who:
• cannot speak or find it difficult to speak in English
• who are Deaf and use British Sign Language
• are Deafblind
This service is available for patients and their carers and relatives who use NHS and joint NHS and social care services. This includes all hospital care, GP appointments, optometrist, NHS dentist, pharmacy and community healthcare services.
An interpreter or a translation of a patient leaflet or patient information can be arranged by asking a member of healthcare staff. You can read more about the available services here, or you can contact NHS Tayside Communications Department on 01382 424138.
NHS Tayside Headquarters