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are scheduled through Washington State's coordinating entity CTS LanguageLink. The contract performance measures are posted on HCA’s website



SFY2017                  15,836

SFY2016                  16,782

SFY2015                  15,943

SFY2014                  15,556

Overall Filled Rate SFY 2015

91% Filled


SFY2017                    359,750

SFY2016                     327,737

SFY2015                     282,636

SFY2014                     228,561

SFY2013                     201,576
SFY2012                     196,176

 HCA (Medicaid) BUDGET

Jul 2013/Jun 2015             $25.1M

Jul 2011/Jun 2013             $18.1M

Jul 2009/Jun 2011             $23.0M


July 2017                  $38.50

July 2016                  $38.00

July 2015                  $37.10

July 2014                  $32.50
July 2013                  $32.00
July 2012                  $31.50
July 2011                  $30.00

        2010                  $21.00

A modified procurement model began on July 1, 2011

The coordinating entity procurement model began on September 24, 2012.

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Jul 27, 2017

Download: 2017-19 CBA Interpeters United.pdf , 2015-17 CBA Interpreters United.pdf , 2013-15 CBA Interpreters United.pdf , 2011-13 CBA Interpreters United.pdf

Jun 04, 2017
INTERPRETER BARGAINNG TEAMS Bargaining Team members are elected every two years. Nominations open in July of every odd year (2015, 2017, etc.). Due to the huge time commitment, Bargaining Team members may request time loss as well as reimbursement for their travel expenses.
Apr 06, 2014
Get answers to common questions about bargaining.
Apr 06, 2014
Like other state employees, Medical and Social Services interpreters collectively bargain a two year union contract with the State on even years. Our  biannual union contracts run from July 1st to June 30th. Continue reading for more information about your bargaining timeline.
May 16, 2014
Those eligible for nomination will be members in good standing and currently in the Language Access Provider bargaining unit. Members may nominate themselves or another member in the same Election Group in which they are eligible to be elected. Bargaining Team Elections take place in odd years (2013, 2015). July: Call for nominations are mailed to all eligible members and are available on the website. September: Ballots are counted.

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