Ad Astra at HLTH VRTL 2020

October 23, 2020

Last week the Ad Astra team attended the HLTH VRTL 2020 conference. With over 4,000 virtual attendees and a diverse representation of government,..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Doug Olberding on the "Marathon Attitude"

October 9, 2020

To top off Ad Astra's MedStar Race to Beat Cancer participation (it's NOT too late to donate here!), I offer a story that highlights the amazing..

DC Design Week 2020

October 2, 2020

A whirlwind of expression and creativity took place from September 18th through 25th at DC Design Week 2020! Despite the obstacles that COVID-19..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Vanessa Niño Interview - Part 2

September 25, 2020

In a continuation of last week’s (Part 1) interview with MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s Vanessa Niño, we delve deeper into how COVID-19 has..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Vanessa Niño Interview - Part 1

September 18, 2020

Interpreters are critical to the well-being and health of patients, providers, and families in healthcare settings. That’s because without..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Dr. Chiu Interview - Part 2

September 4, 2020

In the second half of our exciting chat with Dr. Alexander Chiu of Air Visits we dig deeper in to how he was able to scale a system that allowed..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Dr. Chiu Interview - Part 1

August 28, 2020

While the world continues to experience the COVID, technology has been playing a critical role in facilitating “normal life” activities as we are..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Dr. Alex Chiu Interview Snippet

August 21, 2020

I recently got a chance to sit down with a focused advocate for Healthcare and Language Access. Dr. Alexander Ross Chiu truly is rare. He is an..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Sam Lippolis Interview - Part 2

August 14, 2020

In part 2 of our lively chat with telehealth rapid implementation expert Sam Lippolis we gaze into the crystal ball that is telehealth during the..

Healthcare and Language Access Series: Sam Lippolis Interview - Part 1

August 7, 2020

With everything going on with COVID-19 and the impact, or rather, the pause it on life as we know it, what is normal, anymore? For starters,..