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Inclusion Academy, Culturally Responsive Care: The relevancy of using qualified medical interpreters in health care

June 20, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

This session is organized by the Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and is part of the Culturally Responsive Care Series, which focuses on:  The differences in using fluent, proficient, or qualified medical interpreters. The need and relevancy of using qualified medical interpreters in healthcare.

During this discussion you will learn to:

  • Identify the differences between fluent, proficient, and qualified Medical Interpreters.
  • Recognize the importance and the mandates for using qualified medical interpreters in healthcare.
  • Distinguish the issues, concerns, and lessons learned from offering culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS standards).

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**This session will be recorded, and participation constitutes consent to be recorded.

Culturally Responsive Care (Patient CRC Series) 11 expert-led “working” sessions, hosted in each region, focusing on culturally and sensitive services (general knowledge).

The following credits have been approved for this webinar session:

  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ – 1 Credit(s)
  • PSNA – 1 Credit(s)

Please note: This is a virtual session.

If you have any questions or require accommodation for a disability to participate, please email diversity@pennstatehealth.psu.edu.

We look forward to having you attend this event!

Details

Date:
June 20
Time:
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Venue

Webinar

Organizer

Penn State Health Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Phone
717-531-1012
Email
diversity@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
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