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Cultural competency in health, social, and human services

directions for the twenty-first century

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Published by Garland Publ. in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- Services for -- United States.,
    • Minorities -- Medical care -- United States.,
    • Social work with minorities -- United States.,
    • Cross-cultural counseling -- United States.,
    • Multiculturalism -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPedro J. Lecca ... [et al.].
      SeriesGarland reference library of social science ;, v. 1085
      ContributionsLecca, Pedro J., 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3176 .C83 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 296 p. :
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL703243M
      ISBN 100815322054, 0815322062
      LC Control Number97052279

      A one-day workshop on Cultural Competence in Health and Human Services. OR: A half-day workshop on How to Work with an Interpreter in Health and Human Services. A half-day workshop on Cultural Competence in Health and Human Services. The curriculum targets service providers, front line staff and : Cross-Cultural Communications. In the paper “Cultural Competence in Social Work” the author examines cultural competence as a significant element in the provision of health and human services, particularly due to the steadily increasing diversity in large urban centers as well as small rural towns.

      Self-Assessment and Training. For those of you who are interested in following Raquel’s great example, you may conduct your own self-assessment at: Harvard University, Georgetown University or Management Sciences for Health to see where you are in terms of your cultural competence. Following your assessment, you may want to take some free training Think Cultural Health [the variation for. Handbook of social work in health and aging / Barbara Berkman, editor ; Sarah D’Ambruoso, associate editor Main Book Collection HV H34 Improving cultural competence. Main Book .

      Sunflower Health Plan shall promote and participate in KDHE’s efforts to ensure that covered services are delivered in a culturally competent manner to all members and is responsive to members’ health literacy needs, including those with limited English proficiency (LEP) and diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, disabilities, and regardless of gender, sexual orientation or gender identity. The Department of Social and Health Services - DSHS is committed to cultural competence through promoting respect and understanding of diverse cultures, social groups, and individuals. To achieve that commitment we develop and maintain a high performing workforce that provides meaningful service access and improves outcomes for all clients.


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