Transcultural Health Care Links
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCA):
NHPCA’s Council on Hospice Care in Diverse Communities
AIDS Education and Training Center-National Multicultural Institute
Black Myeloma Health: "I Am My Brother's Keeper"
Quality Interactions Newsletter
Think Cultural Health
National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC)
HRET Health Disparities Tool Kit
National Resource Center on Advancing Emergency Preparedness for Culturally Diverse Communities
Rural Assistance Center - Health Literacy
Culturally & Linguistically Appropriate Services National Standards https://thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/clas
Office of Minority Health Resource Center
CAHPS Cultural Competence Item Set
La Raza’s (NCLR) Institute for Hispanic Health
Awesome Library – Multicultural Site
MEDLINEplus Health Information
Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information & Exchange (CIRRIE)
Kaiser Family Foundation – Minority Health
Cross Cultural Health Care Program (CCHCP)
Resources for Cross-Cultural Health Care
The Center for Cross-Cultural Health
National Resource Center
Multilingual Glossary of Medical Terms
Transcultural Nursing Society (TCNS)
Center For Cross-Cultural Research
International Cancer Council (ICC)
Walking the Walk: A Guide to Diversity Resources for Trainers https://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED462805.pdf
National Standards of Practice For Interpreters in Health Care
National Council on Interpreting in Health Care
Recommended Resources for Culturally Competent Healthcare http://www.geneticcounselingtoolkit.com/pdf_files/Review%20of%20Resources.pdf
The Genetic Counseling Cultural and Linguistic Competence Toolkit (GCCCT) http://www.geneticcounselingtoolkit.com/
Annotated Resource Links
AHRQ: Consider Culture, Customs and Beliefs - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) offers several resources for improving cultural and linguistic competency in delivering health care.
Health Disparities Policy Page from the Kaiser Family Foundation - Racial Equity and Health Policy.
Culture, Language, and Health - U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. Health Resources and Services Administration. Healthy literacy tools and practices "to improve individual health and build healthy communities, health care providers need to recognize and address the unique culture, language and health literacy of diverse consumers and communities. "
Culture Vision - An online resource that supports cultural competency in patient care by providing access to information for more than 50 ethnic, cultural, religious and ability groups.
A Physician's Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care - Offers CME/CE credit and equips health care professionals with awareness, knowledge, and skills to better treat the increasingly diverse U.S. population they serve.
Women's Health: Cultural Competence - Helps health professionals learn more about cultural diversity issues in health care. Links to resources on topics like ethnomedicine, female migrant workers’ health, homeless women’s health, and immigrant women’s health.