Cultural Competency Training
AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware is committed to promoting education on and awareness of culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS), and to combatting the effects of low health literacy on the health status of our members.
Use the following resources to learn more about improving cultural competency:
- Think Cultural Health, sponsored by the Office of Minority Health, offers the latest resources and tools to promote cultural competency in health care. You may access free online courses accredited for continuing education credits and supplementary tools to help you and your organization promote respectful, understandable, and effective care to your increasingly diverse patients.
- DiversityRx offers free online training that covers various cultural competency topics such as health literacy, translation best practices, National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) standards, and language and culture differences.
- A Physician's Guide to Culturally Competent Care gives you an opportunity to earn up to nine free CME credits (for physicians) or nine contact hours (for nurse practitioners) while exploring engaging cases and learning about cultural competency in health care.
- Health Literacy Brochure (PDF)