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Language for Healthcare – Healthcare without Borders

Target groups: - Patients from the multilingual region - “Health Professionals” who have to deal with foreign patients Objectives: - Main objective: to look after foreign patients at the highest standards not only from the medical point of view, but also by understanding their needs and wishes. - That implies catering for a better understanding of the foreign culture, to demolish language and cultural barriers. Deliverables: - CDs and scripts for learning the specialised terminology in different languages - More than 620 emergency personnel attended Italian courses - More than 120 attended Slovenian couses - Multilingual information brochures - Interpreting and translation services

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Consistency with the European policies in the field of language learning

  • enhancement of quality of language teaching
  • focus on evaluation of performance of language teaching and learning
  • promotion of new approaches to language teaching and learning
  • supporting mobility for language learning
  • promotion of multilingualism
  • promotion of language learning for specific purposes
  • promotion of recognition and validation of language skills acquired through non formal and informal education
  • implementation of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)
  • focus on linking between VET qualifications that include language skills and the CEFR
  • promotion of the development of teaching material for the learning of less widely spoken languages
Target Language
English, German, Italian, Slovene, Other
Educational Sector
Adult Education

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21 December 2014

Audio- video presentation of the NELLIP project

An audio- video presentation of the NELLIP project has been created and made available in the Information section of the NELLIP portal. To access the presentation please click here: