Translator busted for scamming patients
News Alexa Altman 6/14/2012 at 3:29PM

A Korean-speaking translator’s scheme was snuffed out when he was caught conning Elmhurst Hospital Center’s non-English speaking patients. The man, whose identity has not yet been released, charged $240 for translation and interpretation assistance – services generally provided for free by the hospital. “Accurate language translation and interpretation services reduce medical errors and increase the [...]