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This learning resource, provided by the Department of Health and Human Services, provides three nursing case studies. According to the web site the "Culturally Competent Nursing Modules (CCNMs) are a case-based curriculum designed to help nurses better meet the cultural and linguistic needs of an increasingly diverse patient...
This learning resource, provided by the Department of Health and Human Services, provides three nursing case studies. According to the web site the "Culturally Competent Nursing Modules (CCNMs) are a case-based curriculum designed to help nurses better meet the cultural and linguistic needs of an increasingly diverse patient population. The Office of Minority Health (OMH) is supporting the development of these modules as part of their mission to 'improve the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of effective health policies and programs that help to eliminate disparities in health.'" The three courses are: (1) Course I: Delivering Culturally Competent Nursing Care; (2) Using Language Access Service; and (3) Supporting Advocacy for Cultually Competent Health Care Organizations. The learning modulces they provide content and CEUs and they integrate video clips and examples of different cultural scenarios, fast facts about research and stats related, cultural issues, and CLAS acts which refers students to the national CLAS document on Cultural and Linguistic Standards/ Office of Minority Health. The learning resource is free; however the user must create and login and password in order to use the resource.
College General Ed,
College Lower Division,
College Upper Division,
Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Operating System Windows® 2000, XP, or Vista Mac® OSX 10.3, 10.4 (Tiger)
CPU 1GHz Pentium 3® processor or faster G4, G5, or Intel Core
Internet Connection Broadband connection (e.g. DSL, cable modem, or corporate network) with 300kbps bandwidth or better required; dial-up connections will seriously impede full functionality and viewing Multimedia content on this website.
Sound Card 16-bit sound card and speakers Built-in
Monitor Resolution 1024x768 Recommended Millions of Colors 1024x768 Recommended Millions of Colors
Browser Support Internet Explorer® 6
Internet Explorer® 7
Firefox® 1.5, 2.0