The Advisory Committee on Qualifications for Health Care Translators and Interpreters was established by House Bill 233 from the 2009 Texas legislative session to advise HHSC on the following for health care interpreters and translators:


  • Language proficiency required for certification
  • Training requirements
  • Standards of practice
  • Requirements, content, and administration of certification examinations
  • Procedures for testing, qualifying, and certifying
  • Reciprocity agreements with other states

This site is your resource for information and updates on translation and interpreting in the healthcare field in Texas.