Course Type: Online
Author(s): Tara Pearce, PT, MHS
Price: $33.60 to Member | $48 Nonmember (subject to change)
CEU: 0.2 CEUs (2.0 contact hours)
Description: 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.
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