Written Translation Services Unit at UC Davis Health offers a full range of translation, proofreading, and editing services in over 100 languages. The in-house languages include Spanish, Russian, Chinese Traditional, Chinese Simplified, Vietnamese, and Hmong.  All other languages are available through a contracted vendor.  This service is offered to UC Davis and UC Davis Health departments on a recharge basis.

We translate and proofread a variety of documents:

  • consent forms
  • flyers
  • brochures
  • patient education materials
  • forms
  • correspondence
  • press releases
  • website text
  • questionnaires
  • medical records from other countries

Our Spanish, Russian, and Chinese language experts hold American Translators Association certification, providing the highest quality of service to our customers. Written Tanslations Unit works with documents in many formats: Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, and Adobe In-Design.  To request a cost and turnaround quote, please call 916-736-5191 or email HS-MIStranslation@ucdavis.edu.

Written Translation Team Commitments

To place a request for written translation services, please call  916-736-5191 or email HS-MIStranslation@ucdavis.edu.

  • To provide readers with information as a native reader would expect to see it;
  • To provide independent language translation and proofreading;
  • To deliver finished, press-ready work;
  • To provide a timely response to your inquiries;
  • To be your trusted partner in serving your clients.


UC Davis Medical Center translators are members of the American Translators Association,  California Healthcare Interpreters Association, and International Medical Interpreters Association. If you have any questions, please call Medical Interpreting Services Department at 916-734-2321 or email HS-MIStranslation@ucdavis.edu for more information.