Cultural Competence 101

Cultural Competence 101: You want to make your professional practice or health care organization more responsive to the needs of culturally diverse populations, but you’re not sure where to start. We’ve identified resources that will help you get started – or benchmark your current efforts.

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National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health Care: Final Report

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These standards are a set of national standards developed to help health care organizations make their services more culturally and linguistically accessible.

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In the Right Words: Addressing Language and Culture in Providing Health Care

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This issue brief describes the consequences of language barriers on health care outcomes, provides an overview of relevant laws and policies, and highlights strategies for improving language access. It focuses on the challenges and opportunities around ensuring language access for the growing number of individuals who have limited English proficiency.

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