An Introduction to Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) and Minority Health Disparities

Event Type: 
Online/Enduring Materials

This course teaches participants about current CLAS (Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services) standards and issues involved in providing care for Mexican American patients with Limited English Proficiency (LEP). Participants completing the course will have a better understanding of health disparities; the complex interaction of race, culture and ethnicity; and how to use a skills-based approach (the ASCN model) to provide culturally competent care to patients.

Event Date: 
May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2017
Number of CME Credits: 
1.5