Regional AETC Emerging Populations
Cultural Competency Training Needs Assessment
Table of Contents
A. General Information
Director: Dr. Ira K. Schwartz
Sample size: n=123
Top 3 Primary Professions: nurse (18%), public health professional (11%), social worker (11%)
The majority of clinicians served between 500+ patients living with HIV/AIDS during the past year
The majority of clinicians where employed in the state of Georgia (53%)
Top Training needs cited included: LGBT, Adolescent, Cultural competency, Latinos, Immigrants, Elderly, African American, Refugees, Homeless, Veterans, Physically Challenged, Incarcerated
C. Resource List Provided
- BESAFE Series (included all Spanish version)
- Compendiums (specific articles of interest):
- HIV/AIDS: Providing Care to Latino Communities
- Providing Linguistically-Effective Care to Latinos who are English-Language Learners and Live in Communities Along the United States-Mexico Border
- HIV/AIDS: Providing Care to African Immigrants
- Webcast Archived Trainings with free CMEs
- Upcoming Trainings (FY 2011-2012)
- Cultural Competence: Strengthening the Clinicians Role in Delivering Quality HIV Care within API Transgender Communities.
- Cultural Competence: Strengthening the Clinicians Role in Delivering Quality HIV Care within API Transgender Communities.Cultural Competence: Patient Provider Communication and the Impact on Medical Outcomes for Patients with HIV.
Southeast Region Populations Served
Do Providers have the adequate resources to provide culturally competent clinical care for the population below?