• Natividad Medical Foundation Presents Hero Award to Driscoll’s CEO Miles Reiter

    The Produce News, Reported by Rand Green. At its annual meeting in Salinas, CA, March 6, 2014, Navidad Medical Foundation honored Watsonville, CA-based Driscoll Strawberry Associates and the company’s chairman and chief executive officer, J. Miles Reiter, with its annual Hero Award in recognition of donations from Driscoll’s totaling $107,700 to support Natividad’s cross-cultural initiatives.

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  • NMF Opens Indigenous Interpreting® Program

    The Salinas Californian, Dennis L. Taylor. Imagine traveling in Oaxaca and suddenly you are gripped by chest pains and gasping for air. A friend drives you to an emergency room where a doctor speaks a tongue not even your Spanish-speaking friend understands. Fear and panic set in as you desperately begin pointing at your chest

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  • Driscoll’s CEO Is Hospital’s ‘Hero’

    The Packer, Mike Hornick. SALINAS, Calif. — Natividad Medical Foundation honored Driscoll’s chairman and chief executive officer Miles Reiter with its Hero Award for his company’s support of language interpretation and related services at the Salinas hospital. Driscoll’s donated $107,700, the bulk of it going to launch Indigenous Interpreting+, which provides interpreters for patients who

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  • Natividad Hospital Program Connects with Salinas’ Indigenous Community

    Monterey Herald, Claudia Melendez. It began about five years ago, when Angélica Isidro of Greenfield was asked by neighbors to translate medical instructions they received at the Natividad Medical Center emergency room. Isidro, a native of Oaxaca, México, who speaks the Mixteco indigenous language, would drive neighbors back to Natividad so she could interpret for

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