Cultural Competency

The Access Project’s Language Services Action Kit

Adventist Health Care Center on Health Disparities

African American Breast Cancer Alliance

The African American Health Program of Montgomery County, MD

African Women Cancer Awareness Association

American Breast Cancer Fund

American Cancer Society Patient Navigator webpage ers_The_History_of_the_Patient_Navigators.asp

American Cancer Society Health Forums webpage

American Hospital Association’s Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities webpage

The American Indian/Alaska Native Cancer Information Resource Center and Learning Exchange (“Native CIRCLE”)

The American Medical Association’s Commission to End Health Care Disparities health/eliminating-health-disparities/commission-end-health-care- disparities.shtml

The American Medical Association’s Eliminating Health Disparities webpage health/eliminating-health-disparities.shtml

The American Medical Association’s Patient-Centered Communication webpage ethical-force-program/patient-centered-communication.shtml

American Medical Student Association (AMSA)’s Cultural Competency in Medicine webpage

The American Public Health Association’s Eliminating Health Disparities webpage

American Society of Radiologic Technologists’ R.T Cultural and Linguistic Competence Tool Kit uralcompetenciestoolkit.aspx

Asian American Health Initiative of Montgomery County, MD

Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research and Training

Asian American Cancer Support Network

Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Association of American Medical Colleges’ Tool for Assessing Cultural Competence Training (TACCT)

Black Women’s Health Imperative ome.htm

Breast Cancer: A Resource Guide for Minority Women, May 2005

The Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

CancerCare Online

Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T.

Celebremos la Vida! (Let’s Celebrate Life!) of the Prevent Cancer Foundation 42_44_52_2

The Center for Cross-Cultural Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (DCPC)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Wonder HealthyPeople 2010

“CulturedMed: Advancing Cultural Awareness in Health Care for Refugees and Immigrants” website of the SUNY Institute of Technology aspect/cancer

Cyracom, A Language Services Provider

“EMU professor works to change breast exam habits of Asian American women” from Eastern Michigan University

Ethiopian Community Development Council, Inc.

“The Fifth C: Activities to Improve Breast Health: Comprehensiveness, Cultural Sensitivity, Collaboration, Case Management and Continuity” Susan G. Komen Project of the University of Milwaukee College of Nursing

Georgetown University Center for Child & Human Development’s National Center for Cultural Competence

Georgetown University Medical Center Lombardi Cancer Center

“Health Literacy: A Review. Cultural Literacy” from Medscape Business of Medicine

Health Research and Educational Trust Disparities Toolkit

“Impact of Culture on Breast Cancer Screening in Chinese American Women” study DA472318

Intercultural Cancer Council

International Health Education Alliance

Johns Hopkins University’s School of Nursing’s Center on Health Disparities Research

The Joint Commission’s Research Study: Hospitals, Language, and Culture

Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington

La Clinica del Pueblo of Washington, D.C.

Limited English Proficiency: A Federal Interagency Website

Management Sciences for Life’s Provider’s Guide to Quality and Culture nglish

The Mautner Project, the National Lesbian Health Organization

Medline Plus of the National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine

“Multilingual Access to Breast Cancer Early Detection” study

Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic

National Asian Women’s Health Organization (NAWHO) e_page.htm

National Cancer Institute’s Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities

National Cancer Institute (NCI)’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program

National Cancer Institute’s Women of Color webpage of Cancer Control and Population Sciences

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care

National Indian Women’s Health Resource Center

National Medical Association’s Cultural Competence Primer

Native American Cancer Research

Network of Strength

New Americans Health Information Portal

New York University School of Medicine Center for Immigrant Health

Nueva Vida

Redes En Acción– University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School’s Center for Healthy Families and Cultural Diversity

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Hablamos Juntos Project

Rural Assistance Center’s Cultural Competence and Limited English Proficiency webpage

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Sisters Network® Inc

Smith Farm Center for Healing and the Arts

“Speaking the Same Language: Medical Providers Struggle to Communicate with Immigrant Patients” by Eliza Barclay, Kaiser Health News, in The Washington Post, April 21, 2009 dyn/content/article/2009/04/20/AR2009042002466.html

SPIRAL: Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages of Tufts University Hirsh Health Sciences Library

Susan G. Komen for the Cure® “Facts for Life: Racial & Ethnic Differences”

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Webpage on Health Literacy and Cultural Competency

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)’s “Improving Access to Language Services In Health Care: A Look at National and State Efforts”

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Effective Communication in Hospitals webpage ion/index.html

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Webpage on Cultural Competence Resources for Health Care Providers

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights Limited English Proficiency (LEP) webpage

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health’s Cultural Competency section

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health “A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care” web site

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Webpage on Health Professionals: Your Role in Women’s Health Cultural Responsiveness competence/cultural-responsiveness.cfm

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Webpage on African Americans and Breast Cancer

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Webpage on Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders and Native Hawaiians

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Webpage on Hispanic Americans/Latinas and Breast Cancer

University of Michigan Health System Program for Multicultural Health

University of Washington’s Ethnomed Website

Women’s Cancer Control Program of Montgomery County, MD x.asp#whcs