A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care

A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care is a self-directed training course designed for physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. With growing concerns about racial and ethnic disparities in health and about the need for health care systems to accommodate increasingly diverse patient populations, cultural competence has become more and more a matter of national concern. This e-learning program will equip health care providers with competencies that will enable them to better treat the increasingly diverse U.S. population.

Population of focus: Physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners

Link to resource: Access the training course on Think Cultural Health website

Date: 2015

Organization: Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services