Free Courses from Texas Health Steps

Texas Health Steps offers a number of free online courses for those working in healthcare. These courses are targeted for physicians, nurses, midwives, physicians assistants, dentists and social workers. Topics include the following:

Just click on the titles on the list above. Topics are directly linked to Texas Health Steps website.

A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care (CCCM)

A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care (CCCM)

Guadalupe Pacheco, MSW
Ann S. Kenny, MPH, BSN, RN
Jonathan Merril, MD

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, participants should be able to:

  • Define issues related to cultural competency in medical practice.
  • Identify strategies to promote self-awareness about attitudes, beliefs, biases, and behaviors that may influence the clinical care they provide.
  • Devise strategies to enhance skills toward the provision of care in a culturally competent clinical practice.
  • Demonstrate the advantages of the adoption of the CLAS Standards as appropriate in their clinical practice.

Target Audience
This continuing education activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health care professionals with a specific interest in cultural competency in the provision of care.

This course is offered by Think Cultural Health and will expire on December 31, 2009. Click here to take this free course.

Free CME and CE Courses by Prime®

Here are free CME and CE courses being offered at Prime® for physicians, nurses, case managers, pharmacists, dietitians and physician assistants. Just click on the course title(s) for more information.