Welcome to the language interpretation & patient support service. The aim of the service is to enable non-English speaking patients access to Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust services.
LIPS can provide interpreters who communicate in over 30 different languages. It has a proven record of improving access to NHS services for non-English speaking patients. The service is available to residents of Tameside & Glossop registered with a Tameside & Glossop GP and to patients accessing services at Stepping Hill hospital.
The service provides qualified interpreters with experience and knowledge of working in hospitals and clinics.
LIPS Service, Base Accommodation, Tameside General Hospital, Ashton Under Lyne.
Tel: 0161 922 5149
The service booking office is open 9am-5pm Monday-Friday. Interpreters are available 24 hours.