The Interaction of Culture & Healthcare
November 10, 2017 12:30pm - 2:00pmThe Office of Patient Experience//Patient and Family Centered Care Learning Forum: THE INTERACTION OF CULTURE AND HEALTHCARE - MORE THAN "JUST THE RIGHT THING TO DO" With Special Guests Mouhanad Hammami, M.D. Melody Vanoy, Ph.D As part of the campus wide Diversity Summit, learners will hear best practices on patient and staff engagement as it relates to creating a more inclusive health care experience. Topics will cover: the importance of cultural competency in health care delivery, culturally and linguistically appropriate standards in health care, and identifying personal and organizational barriers to inclusion and how to offset them. Social Work and Nursing CEs will be offered. Please contact UMHS-PFCC@med.umich.edu or Lemar Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Location: Danto Auditorium, Frankel Cardiovascular Center