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Interpreter Services

Rush is committed to providing you and your loved ones with quality care in the language you prefer. If you need medical information in a language other than English, Rush’s interpreter staff can help.

  • Rush has nationally certified Spanish and Polish interpreters.
  • Rush also offers services in 200 additional languages, including American Sign Language (ASL).

Assistive devices

Rush can provide you and your loved ones with the following assistive aids:

  • Communication boards
  • Large button telephones
  • Magnifying reading glasses
  • Personal listening devices

Request language assistance

  • These services are available free to patients and families.
  • All Rush personnel can assist you in arranging language services.
  • You can also contact the Interpreter Services Office at (312) 563-2987.
  • To translate any of the pages on the Rush web site, simply click the globe icon in the top right corner of the page.