Other Resources-Ethnogeriatrics

Other Resources

Ethnogeriatrics Competencies

Diversity, Healing and HealthCare has information about communication and healthcare beliefs related to 15 cultures,     11 religions, and 8 American immigrant cohorts. http://www.bonshome.org/diversity.htm

Think Cultural Health

National CLAS Standards  https://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/Content/clas.asp    

Health Resources and Services Administration – Unified Health Communication: Unified Health Communication: Addressing Health  Literacy, Cultural Competency, and Limited English Proficiency  http://www.hrsa.gov/culturalcompetence

AHRQ Health Literacy and Cultural Competency: AHRQ’s fact sheets about health literacy and cultural competency http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/factsheets/literacy/

Ethnogeriatrics Committee – Current Members