Last Updated: Feb 1, 2013
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- 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.
"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).
- 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.
- National Center for Cultural Competence
guidelines, checklists, guides, youth & family narratives, and self assessment instruments