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Cultural Competency

Tools, Resources and Information

Cultural Competence Health and Human Services

US DHHS-Think cultural health - US Department of Health and Human Services (US DHHS). Think cultural health.

US DHHS-Cultural competence - US Department of Health and Human Services (US DHHS). Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Culture, language and health literacy.

US DHHS OMH-CLAS 2016 - US Department of Health and Human Services (US DHHS), Office of Minority Health (OMH). National standards for culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS) in health and health care: Compendium of state-sponsored national CLAS Standards implementation activities. 2016.

AAMC-TACCT - Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Tool for assessing cultural competence training (TACCT).

AHRQ-CCT CA - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). State legislation requires inclusion of cultural and linguistic competence in continuing medical education, increasing acceptance of their importance by educational programs and clinicians. Rockville: AHRQ Agency Healthcare Innovations Exchange.