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For Health Care Providers: Cultural Competency

A Patient-Centered Guide to Implementing Language Access Services in Healthcare Organizations HTML

Source: U.S. Office of Minority Health

Guide to help health care organizations implement effective language access services for patients with limited English-speaking ability.

http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/templates/content.aspx?ID=4375

Culture, Language and Health Literacy HTML

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Links to resources for health care providers on providing culturally competent care to a variety of populations.

http://www.hrsa.gov/culturalcompetence/index.html

Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Searchable glossary of HIV/AIDS-related terms.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/glossary

National Asian and Pacific Islander (API) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Information and links about National Asian and Pacific Islander (API) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and HIV/AIDS research and resources for the API population.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/hiv-aids-awareness-days/157/national-asian-and-pacific-islander-hiv-aids-awareness-day

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Information and links about National Latino AIDS Awareness Day and HIV/AIDS research and resources for the Hispanic/Latino population.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/hiv-aids-awareness-days/169/national-latino-aids-awareness-day

National Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day HTML

Source: AIDSinfo

Information and links about National Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and HIV/AIDS research and resources for the American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian populations.

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/education-materials/hiv-aids-awareness-days/150/national-native-hiv-aids-awareness-day

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Care PDF (283 KB)

Source: U.S. Office of Minority Health

Manual that describes the main principles of culturally and linguistically appropriate services in health care.

http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/assets/pdf/checked/executive.pdf

Office of Minority Health Webpage on Cultural Competency HTML

Source: U.S. Office of Minority Health

Webpage with resources about cultural competency, including reports, Web-based tools, laws, and policies.

http://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=1&lvlID=3

Office on Women's Health Website HTML

Source: U.S. Office on Women's Health

Information for both the general public and health care professionals on women's health issues, links to publications, and other government resources.

http://www.womenshealth.gov/#