Professionalism Module 4: Cultural Competence

Module 4: Cultural Competence includes a discussion about how to assess cultural competence using a cultural competency continuum, examines the culture of communication (eg, verbal and nonverbal cues) and how to incorporate Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Service - or CLAS - Standards into clinical practice. The course also introduces the concept of health disparities among various groups within the U.S. and discusses the needs of patients and families with low health literacy.

Course Code:

LMS-103

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Category1

cert_CA approval

CPTA2016-17

cert_Insert Up To

No

cert_No IACET

No

cert_NV credit value

0.2

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

16S0348

cert_OH hours

2

cert_OK category

B

cert_OK hours

2

cert_PA DA hours

0

cert_PA Ethics hours

0

cert_PA Gen hours

2

cert_Transcript stmt

No

cert_TX approval

1909019TX

Completion Instructions

To successfully complete this course, you must open and review all lessons and resources in the course. Once you have progressed through the course lessons and resources, you must take an assessment of learning. You are required to complete the assessment with at least 70% accuracy in order to claim CEU credit. You may retake the assessment as many times as you like.

Course level

Basic

Date published

10/01/2009

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Tara Pearce, MHS, PT

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to: 1. Apply a method to assess cultural competency on a continuum. 2. Define unconditional positive regard. 3. List the effects of culture on health beliefs. 4. Differentiate CLAS standards for cultural competency. 5. Identify the effect of culture on verbal and nonverbal communication. 6. Recognize the effects of health disparities. 7. Identify methods to provide education to patients with limited health literacy.

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1Lesson One
2Assessment
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Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.2
Tags:Private Practice, Health Policy and Administration, Tara Pearce, PassTest
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