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Spanish translation: idioma hablado por una cantidad mínima de personas en la zona / idioma importante

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English term or phrase:threshold language
Spanish translation:idioma hablado por una cantidad mínima de personas en la zona / idioma importante
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12:33 Dec 2, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care / Health Insurance
English term or phrase: threshold language
ACCESS TO SERVICES IN PRIMARY LANGUAGE
Members whose primary language has been identified as a threshold language by the Department of Health Services (DHS) receive written information in that language from Health Net. Health Net monitors member access to information and services in threshold languages in many ways, including primary care site certification.
Marva
Local time: 02:12
idioma hablado por una cantidad mínima de personas en la zona / idioma importante
Explanation:


Threshold Language: Threshold languages are primary languages spoken by limited English proficiency (LEP) population groups in a health care plan’s service area meeting a [numeric threshold of 3000 eligible LEP beneficiaries residing in a county, 1000 eligible LEP beneficiaries residing in a single Zip Code or 1500 LEP beneficiaries residing in two contiguous Zip Codes.]
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David Russi
United States
Local time: 23:12
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Muchas gracias!!
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3 +2idioma hablado por una cantidad mínima de personas en la zona / idioma importante
David Russi


  

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idioma hablado por una cantidad mínima de personas en la zona / idioma importante


Explanation:


Threshold Language: Threshold languages are primary languages spoken by limited English proficiency (LEP) population groups in a health care plan’s service area meeting a [numeric threshold of 3000 eligible LEP beneficiaries residing in a county, 1000 eligible LEP beneficiaries residing in a single Zip Code or 1500 LEP beneficiaries residing in two contiguous Zip Codes.]


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David Russi
United States
Local time: 23:12
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 176
Grading comment
Muchas gracias!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  clisaz
9 hrs

agree  Judith Kerman: makes sense... threshhold in the sense of access to the population, perhaps
17 hrs
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