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Cultural Competence and Preventing Health Disparities for Dental Professionals - 2024-2025

Self-paced
2 credits

$60 Enroll

Full course description


Available:
Anytime

Location:
Online

Course Type:
Self-Paced, Exam Based

Credentials:
See Below for Options
 

Cultural Competence and Preventing Health Disparities for Dental Professionals:

Health disparities are an ongoing issue in the American healthcare system. These health disparities often occur because systematic barriers make accessing health care more difficult for some groups. This program looks at the social determinants of health and some ways culture affects health beliefs. The goal of this training is to expose the learner to these ideas and tools to prevent health disparities.

This course is approved by the Oregon Health Authority’s Office of Equity and Inclusion as an educational training all health care professionals.

Accreditation Information:

The Oregon Board of Dentistry will calculate two hours of cultural competence CE within your total CE hour requirement. You will still need your 40, 36, or 24 hours of CE for a two year license period.

OSU College of Pharmacy is approved by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE).

The Oregon Health Authority's Office of Equity and Inclusion approves this cultural competency continuing education course as educational training for all healthcare professionals.

Completing this course fulfills your 2 hours of required cultural competence CE and qualifies for your Oregon Board of Dentistry requirements. You are responsible for the submission of training hours to your licensing board for continuing education approval.

About the Course:

This course is approved by the Oregon Health Authority’s Office of Equity and Inclusion as an educational training for all healthcare professionals.

Contact Information:

If you need help registering or have questions about the course, please contact the OSU College of Pharmacy Office of Continuing Education