Cultural Competence– Recognize what is meant by cultural competence in the context of providing health-care services for children and adolescents. Indicate two of five ways in which professional ethics can affect the delivery of culturally competent health care. Choose two of nine principles of medical ethics. Choose two of six presented situations that may affect a patient’s ability to give informed consent. Determine the two legal implications of informed consent. Apply two of eleven ways to deliver health-care services in a culturally competent manner. Choose who is best qualified to act as an interpreter between a health-care provider and a patient who is not proficient in English. Indicate the role that cultural competence plays in establishing and maintaining medical homes for children. Choose two of three action steps that lead to improved cultural competence in health-care settings. Choose two places to access additional information and resources to improve health-care practice with children, adolescents, and their families.
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