With Jennifer Gannon
According to the United States census taken in 2000, there are 44 milion persons who speak a language other than English at home, and over 19 milion of these persons- 7.5 percent of the total U.S. population- classify their English-speaking ability as "less than 'very well'''. It is likely that every health care provider in the United States has treated, or wil treat, one of these persons. The Department of Health and Human Services defines these persons as having a Limited Engli