CULTURAL COMPETENCY: PROVIDING MEANINGFUL CARE TO A DIVERSE PATIENT POPULATION
We all possess innate biases that may cause us to treat patients differently without us even being aware of it. At the end of this course, you should be able to take a second look at instances in your patient interactions that might cause misunderstandings. It is important to be able to identify ways that we can, within ourselves, our hospitals and our healthcare systems, reduce disparities in healthcare.
All physicians, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
- Identify cultural variations that may limit communication and relationship building with patients.
Ana M. Viamonte Ros, M.D., MPH
Medical Director, Palliative Care and Bioethics Department
Baptist Health South Florida
Associate Dean for Women in Medicine and Science
Associate Professor for Department of Health, Humanities and Society
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Florida International University
Due to the non-clinical nature of the content discussed, the speakers, non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
This CME activity will not cover content that would involve products or services of commercial interests. Therefore, no opportunity exists for a conflict of interest based on the financial relationships of faculty and those persons in control of content. Since these relationships are not relevant, no disclosure information was collected.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
- 0.50 MOC
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This course is offered through Baptist Health South Florida. To take this course you will be redirected to Baptist Health South Florida's website. You must have an account with Baptist Health South Florida in order to complete this activity.
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