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Tools & Tutorials
Addressing Cultural Complexities in Practice
Pamela A. Hays
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Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life
Norman B. Anderson (Editor)
Diversity and Inclusion in Academic Medicine: a Strategic Planning Guide
Association of American Medical Colleges
Diversity in Work Teams
Susan E. Jackson (Editor)
Essentials of Health, Culture, and Diversity
Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
Harvey J. Makadon
Selected Research on Work Team Diversity
Marian N. Ruderman
Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care
Brian D. Smedley (Editor)
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Tools & Tutorials
Unified Health Communication (UHC): Addressing Health Literacy, Cultural Competency, and Limited English Proficiency
a HRSA tutorial designed to increase provider awareness of cultural diversity, varying levels of language proficiency, and other factors that affect provider-patient communication.
Culture, Language and Health Literacy
HRSA resources designed to improve communication with patient populations with special needs related to age, race, culture, gender, or sexual-orientation.
Physician's Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care
From the U.S. Office of Minority Health, a self-directed training course for physicians and other health care professionals with a specific interest in cultural competency.
Quality & Culture Quiz
from Management Sciences for Health funded by USAID
Integrating cultural information into clinical practice, EthnoMed is a joint program of the University of Washington Health Sciences Libraries and Harborview Medical Center's Interpreter Services Department/Community House Calls Program (ISD/CHC).
Medscape Health Divesity
Health diversity news, current journal articles.
Resources from the FDA
National Center for Cultural Competence
guidelines, checklists, guides, youth & family narratives, and self assessment instruments
National Healthcare Disparities and Quality Reports
from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) reports present, in chart form, the latest available findings on quality of and access to health care.
Provider's Guide to Quality & Culture
U.S. Office of Minority Health
Provides cultural competency guides and resources, demographics and profiles of minority populations, information of health disparities and interventions that target their amelioration.
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