Policymakers, health care providers, and consumer representatives can find resources here to learn about language and cultural competence in health care, design better programs and policies, and network with colleagues and experts.
EthnoMed contains information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and related topics pertinent to the health care of immigrants to Seattle or the US, many of whom are refugees fleeing war-torn parts of the world.
This website features information, continuing education opportunities, resources, and more for health and health care professionals to learn about culturally and linguistically appropriate services, or CLAS. Launched in 2004, Think Cultural Health is sponsored by the Office of Minority Health.
Helps health professionals learn more about cultural diversity issues in health care. Links to resources on topics like ethnomedicine, female migrant workers’ health, homeless women’s health, and immigrant women’s health.