The following Recognizing the Role of Diversity in Dementia Care Training is designed to educate healthcare providers (HCP) on issues of racial and ethnic diversity as they pertain to dementia.
What you will learn:
- How sex, race, and ethnicity may influence the risk of dementia
- Factors to consider when diagnosing and treating dementia in diverse populations
- Cultural, personal, and professional barriers to optimal care among different groups
- Communication strategies to use when interacting with diverse populations
- One size does not fit all
- An attitude of cultural humility plus cultural competence
- Numerous avenues to sharpen your skills for providing care to the increasingly diverse U.S. population of older adults
- Ways to sharpen your skills at working effectively with the increasingly diverse U.S. population of older adults
Once complete you will receive a certificate of completion. Course length: 1 hour & 30 minutes.
The information contained in this training was derived from publications of HRSA, Health IT, OSHA, OCR, FDA, CDC, NIAID, ATSDR, HHS or WHO (Government Sourced Material). None of the planners, authors or instructors for this activity have any relevant financial relationships to disclose. The Government Sourced Material used by AMC is available for no charge on their associated websites. The use of the Government Sourced Material by AMC does not imply endorsement or recommendation by HRSA, OSHA, OCR, FDA, CDC, NIAID, ATSDR, HHS or WHO or by the United States Government, of AMC, its enterprise, its facility, its services or its products. © 2023 American Medical Compliance, no copyright claimed in Government Sourced Material. If you are not completely satisfied with this course within 30 days you will receive a full refund.