Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan



Culturally Competent Care: A Cornerstone of Caring

  • 09 Aug 2018
  • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • My Doctor's Inn


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Macomb County

Culturally Competent Care: A Cornerstone of Caring

Presenter : Nancy E Courtney, RN, MSN, CTN-A

Course Description: 

Attendees will learn about the Standards of Practice for culturally competent care. Achieving cultural competence is a process that involves cultural desire, awareness, knowledge, skills, and encounters. As healthcare professionals, “practicing in culturally sensitive ways is of the highest importance.”

After attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Increase in Cultural Competence: Desire, Awareness, Knowledge, Skill, and Encounters
  • Improved cultural communication
  • Improved relationships with culturally diverse clients and families
  • Decrease in cultural conflicts


My Doctor's Inn
8384 Metropolitan Parkway
Sterling Heights, MI 48312
(586) 838-5900
(Behind the Meijer's, entrance is off Metropolitan Pkwy and building is set back)

The Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. 

Approved Provider Number: MICEC0071. Qualified attendees are eligible for 1.0 CEU.

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

8:30 – 8:45 am Registration

8:45 – 9:00 am Introductions

9:00 – 10:00 am Presentation

10:00-10:30 am Evaluations, Sign-outs & Networking

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Free to Paid GSWSM Members; Guest Fee $10.00

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