Cultural Awareness in Healthcare: Understanding the Need

Publication Date:2015
Program Date: August 10, 2017
Continuing Education Units: 0.5 Nurse Contact Hours; 0.5 Dietitian CPEU; 0.5 Case Manager Hours
The three-part series, “Cultural Awareness in Healthcare” has been updated with new information and a more engaging look to help the nurse effectively recognize the challenges faced in providing care to a multicultural population and develop strategies to address these needs.

Course Objectives:
• Describe the importance of cultural awareness in the healthcare field
• Explain the components of several key models that are designed to foster cultural awareness within the healthcare system

CDR Level: 1

Learning Codes: 1000, 1040, 1060, 7100

Performance Indicators: 1.3.5, 1.3.6, 1.3.8, 1.5.2

Media Format(s): Video (English)

Run Time: 20 Minutes

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