Diversity and Cultural Competency in Public Health Settings - Basic Level

Description:

Course Overview

Course Quality Rating
TBD

Course Description
This course reviews concepts related to culture and health, health disparities, and community health models designed to close the gap in health disparities.

This course is provided by South Central Partnership and will require a secondary login and/or registration. Click the LAUNCH button below to start or be taken to the course.

Target Audience
Public health practitioners seeking to incorporate diversity and cultural competency concepts, tools, and techniques into their daily work.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe the demographic and epidemiological trends related to diverse populations in the United States and abroad
  2. Compare and contrast cultural competency with diversity
  3. Identify a framework to design culturally competent public health care services for diverse populations

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
None listed

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
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Format
Online/ Self- study

Credit /CEU
None available

Duration
2 hrs.

Specifications
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Course Publication Date
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Launch