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Listing of patient education materials in Spanish language.

"Fever and Acetaminophen" (Tylenol ©) - Spanish
Information for parents about a child's fever and how to treat it. 2 page PDF. Page 2 has space for a provider or pharmacist to indicate instructions and doses for treating a fever with Acetaminophen.
Abdominal Ultrasound Information - Spanish/English
A 2 page instruction sheet about preparing for abdominal ultrasound.
ACS Programs and Services - Spanish
4 page PDF. List and descriptions of patient programs and services available through the American Cancer Society. In Spanish, also includes English.
Audio Exercise and Diabetes - Spanish
Spanish narration of patient education handout about exercises for diabetics.
Audio Sick Days and Diabetes - Spanish
Spanish narration of a patient education handout about steps to control blood sugar on days you are feeling sick.
Basics of Child Restraint Use in Six Languages
Three Power Point presentations with audio narration and animated images, in six languages - English, Spanish, Tigrinya, Vietnamese, Russian, and Somali. Developed by the Washington State Safety Restraint Coalition to provide education when a child restraint was being provided to a family at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Biopsy - Spanish
2 page PDF Information about biopsy procedures.
Biopsy - Spanish video slideshow
4 minutes 40 seconds Flash video slideshow about biopsy procedures.
Cancer Chemotherapy - Spanish
1 page PDF Information about chemotherapy treatment and side effects.
Cancer Chemotherapy - Spanish video slideshow
2 minutes 41 seconds Flash narrated video slideshow. Information about chemotherapy treatment and side effects.
Cholesterol: HDL/LDL - Spanish/English
Spanish/English description of cholesterol, including how excessive carbohydrates can lead to high levels, what low and high cholesterol levels indicate about someone's diet and the function of "good" vs. "bad" cholesterols.
Creatinine - Spanish/English
Spanish/English explanation of what creatinine is, mentioning conditions that may cause low and elevated levels of creatinine in the blood.
CT Scan Instructions - Spanish/English
Instruction sheet in Spanish/English on preparing for CT scan
Diabetes Foot Care - Spanish/English
Tips for people with diabetes about how to care for their feet; includes tips about skin, nails, footwear and when to seek medical care. 2page PDF Spanish and English
Diabetes Meal Plan Basics - Spanish/English
A visual portrayal of planning a healthy meal for people with diabetes, including recommended foods and portions. Spanish and English, 2 pages, PDF.
Diaper Rash Information - Spanish
This is a 1 page sheet describing what diaper rash is, how to reduce baby's risk of it, and what typically causes it. Provides space for a provider to indicate to a parent whether diaper rash is caused by skin irritation from the diaper, or by yeast or fungus.
ECHO Minnesota - Emergency & Community Health Outreach
Website of ECHO Minnesota Collaborative c/o Association of Minnesota Counties. ECHO provides health and safety information in multiple languages and mediums by fax, phone, on television and on the web during emergency and non-emergency times to people with limited English language skills. Select a topic, and then click the language at the right to view the video in that language. All videos available in: English, Khmer, Somali, Vietnamese, Lao, Spanish, Hmong. Some resources available in these other languages: Amharic, Arabic, Karen, Oromo, Russian
Emergency and Earthquake Planning videos
Seattle Channel presents videos about what every citizen should know and how to equip and safeguard your home for an Emergency. The Personal and Family Preparedness video has been created to help Seattle residents prepare for disasters, available in the following languages: Amharic, Cambodian (Khmer), Cantonese, Oromo, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tigrinya, Vietnamese.
Excretory Urogram (I.V.P.) Instructions - Spanish/English
Information for patients scheduled for Excretory Urogram (I.V.P.)
Exercise and Diabetes - Spanish/English
Spanish and English language patient education handout about exercises for diabetics. 2-page PDF
Fever and Acetaminophen (Tylenol ©) - Spanish
Information for parents about a child's fever and how to treat it. 2 page PDF. Page 2 has space for a provider or pharmacist to indicate instructions and doses for treating a fever with Acetaminophen (Tylenol ©)
Get Help With Quitting Smoking - Spanish/English
2 pages PDF handout in Spanish and English with information about quitlines - what a quitline is and contact information for different language lines. Handout is geared to cancer survivors, but contains information useful to a general audience.
Glucose - Spanish/English
Spanish/English definition of glucose, including a statement about the glucose test's beneficial role in early prediction of diabetes risk.
Hemoglobin - Spanish/English
Spanish/English explanation of what hemoglobin does in blood and what low levels may indicate.
Hispanic Women - Healthy Choices - Spanish video
5 minute YouTube video with celebrity Rita Moreno, American Cancer Society physicians, and real-life cancer survivors offering tips to help women make healthy choices and reduce their risk of cancer.
Hispanic Women and Their Doctors - Spanish video
5 minute YouTube video with celebrity Rita Moreno and American Cancer Society physicians discussing the importance of cancer screening and offering tips for preparing for a doctor visit.
How is blood drawn? - Spanish/English
Spanish/English information about how blood is drawn and what care is taken at the site of the draw.
How much blood is taken? - Spanish/English
Spanish/English explanation about how much blood is typically drawn for tests, reassuring a patient that there is plenty of blood in the body.
How to Treat Child's Vomiting and Diarrhea at Home - Spanish
A 5 page pamphlet with instructions geared to treating children
How to Treat Child's Vomiting and Diarrhea at Home - Spanish
A 4-page pamphlet about treating the common conditions of vomiting and diarrhea in children.
How to Treat Your Child's Cough or Cold at Home - Spanish
3-page PDF; information about colds and home treatment of symptoms including medicines that are safe for children and some non-medication treatment suggestions
Iron - Spanish/English
Spanish/English explanation of iron's important role in blood cell production and body function.
Lipid profile - Spanish/English
Spanish/English explanation of lipid profile and what is measured by it; includes descriptions of triglycerides.
Mammogram Instructions - Spanish
Information for patients scheduled for a mammogram
Medication Safety Video - Spanish
4 minute video in Spanish language about safe use of medications. Taken from a longer video created for Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, this segment illustrates five important points patients need to know about safe medication use: 1) Do not share medications; 2) use one pharmacy; 3) keep medications in their original containers; 4) tell primary care provider what medications are and are not taken; and 5) tell about traditional or herbal medications that are being used.
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project - Community Advisory Regarding Deferred Action for DREAMers
Advisory Regarding President’s June 15 Announcement Regarding Deferred Action for DREAMers.
Nurse-to-Patient Communication - Spanish
PDF document, 3 pages, including Spanish language and English. Developed with nurses and interpreters to aid caregivers in communicating basic information to their patients.
Pelvic Ultrasound Instructions - Spanish/English
Information for patients scheduled for obstetrical or pelvic ultrasound
Pills to Prevent TB- Spanish/English
Older CDC pamphlet (scanned) about the medications for TB
Portions to Eat to Control Your Diabetes - Spanish/English
Tips about estimating healthy food portions. (2 pages, PDF Document, Spanish/English)
Prostate Cancer - Spanish video slideshow
2 minutes 38 seconds Flash video slideshow introduction to prostate cancer and its symptoms.
Quitting Smoking Can Help You Recover From Cancer - Spanish/English
3 page PDF; Spanish and English handout describes 5 ways that quitting smoking can help in cancer recovery.
Resources for Cancer Information and Support - Spanish
A Spanish language resource list including organizations, websites, and phone lines with information and support services available for cancer patients and their families.
Seattle-King County Disaster preparedness fact sheets and flyers
Key fact sheets with tips to help you prepare for and manage a disaster such as floods, power outages, hypothermia, and more. Languages: Chinese, English, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese
Sick Days and Diabetes - Spanish/English
Spanish and English language patient education handout about steps to control blood sugar on days you are feeling sick. 2-page PDF
Sodium - Spanish/English
Spanish/English brief description of sodium, with mention of conditions that are some causes of low levels of sodium in the blood.
Stool Sample Collection - Spanish/English
Instructions for collecting a stool sample. Includes a note explaining that there are many different kinds of medical tests requiring different kinds of preparation, encouraging patients to talk to their doctors about the test preparation that is right for them.
Surgeries for Breast Cancer - Spanish
1 page PDF handout describing lumpectomy, mastectomy and breast reconstruction procedures.
Surgeries for Breast Cancer - Spanish video slideshow
3 minutes 52 seconds Flash video slideshow describing lumpectomy, mastectomy and breast reconstruction procedures.
Survivor Statement - Spanish/English
1 page PDF, Spanish/English, brief message supported by a grant from the Lance Armstrong Foundation stating that it is possible to survive cancer, especially if caught early.
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