Amharic speaking woman, smiling at camera

Amharic CCM – Aligning the best path of healthcare for patients

Yodit Wongelemengist has been working at Harborview Medical Center since 1994.

Yodit Wongelemengist, Amharic Caseworker Cultural Mediator at Harborview Medical Center

In this short video she explains her role as an Amharic speaking Caseworker Cultural Mediator. She helps advocate for her patients and ensures that both patient and provider understand one another and that the patient is receiving medical care appropriate for their culture and their needs.