Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Any Time

Location

Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: George Washington University Cancer Center
Instructor: Various

Credits

C.E. Credit for Education: 5.00
Specialization: Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES)
The GW Cancer Center is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC). This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 5.0 total Category I education contact hours.
C.E. Credit for Physician: 5.00
Specialization: AMA PRA Category 1
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designated this activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 5.00
This activity is approved by the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation to provide 5.0 contact hours. Contact hours are offered through November 1, 2019.

Description

Learn more about enhancing patient-provider communication and providing culturally sensitive care!

The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center offers a new online training, Together, Equitable, Accessible, Meaningful (TEAM). This no-cost training aims to improve the productivity of patient-provider interactions through individual and systems-level approaches, and it seeks to provide health care professionals with knowledge and strategies to support patient-provider communication and employ culturally sensitive practices.

Learning Objectives:
• Identify factors and barriers that lead to health inequities
• Describe how implicit bias and assumptions adversely influence patient-provider communication and care
• Discuss strategies for culturally respectful and affirming interpersonal exchanges with patients

If you would like more information about this or other available online courses, visit the GW Cancer Center's Online Academy.



This work was supported through Cooperative Agreement #NU58DP006461-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of CDC. Original development of this training was supported by the Pfizer Foundation.