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Dr. Steven Mickley Community Health Resource Section of the Greenwich Hospital Medical Library: Foreign Languages

Community Health Resource Section servicing Greenwich Hospital patients, their families/caregivers, and the community at large.

Health Information in Multiple Languages


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Cancer Index   Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, and more
EthnoMed Includes information about cultural beliefs. Amharic, Cambodian, Chinese, Eritrean, Ethiopian, Oromo, Somali, Spanish, Tigrean, Vietnamese and more
HealthReach Includes information for health professionals, refugees and asylees in print, audio, and video. 60
Health Information Translations   Chinese Simplified and Traditional, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Ukrainian, Hindi, Vietnamese, and Arabic
Healthy Roads Media Information available in audio, written and multimedia formats. English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic, Somali, Bosnian, Russian, Hmong, and Khmer
Immunization Action Coalition Vaccine information from the CDC available. 30
La Leche League Breastfeeding information available in many languages.  
MedlinePlus From the National Library of Medicine. 46
Multicultural HIV and Hepatitis Service   Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, English, Indonesian, Italian, Khmer, Portuguese, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish and Vietnamese
New South Wales Multicultural Health Communication Service   50
SPIRAL (Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages)   Cambodian, Khmer, Chinese, English, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Thai, and Vietnamese
U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants   19   American Sign Language
Public Health Agency of Canada   French
CiSMeF Patients   French
Welt der Gesundheit   German
Patienten-Informationsdienst   German
Medicine-Worldwide   German   Hmong


National Network of Libraries of Medicine. (n.d.). Consumer Health Information in Many Languages Resources. Retrieved September 18, 2017, from

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