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Domains of Cultural Competency
Article written by Carey Jackson, MD considering domains of cultural competency.
Strategies to Promote the Cultural Competence of Harborview Medical Center
A presentation (48 slides) about services and community projects at Harborview Medical Center that foster culture competence at the institution, whose primary mission is "to provide and teach exemplary patient care and to promote health care for those patients King County is obligated to serve.”
Association of American Medical Colleges
Tools for Assessing Cultural Competence Training
A Physician's Guide to Culturally Competent Care
A CME course for health practitioners from the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
Cultural Competency
Articles and Resources related to cultural competency
Interpreting in Palliative Care Course
As the use of palliative care grows, so does the diversity of patients who opt for it. The California Health Care Foundation has a free curriculum for trainers of medical interpreters that covers the topic with sensitivity.