Cultural Competence: An Essential Skill

Release Date: October 1, 2023
Expiration Date: September 30, 2026
Format: Enduring
Credit: 1.0 CME, 1.0 CDE, or 1.0 CNE


Jeanne E. Mapes, JD, CPCU, CPHRM
Senior Risk Solutions Consultant, MedPro Group

Program Details

Healthcare professionals are responsible for upholding and maintaining a standard of care across all cultures for all people, which can present challenges when working with marginalized groups or populations affected by health disparities. This program provides healthcare professionals with necessary information to implement strategies that support cultural competence and encourage inclusivity.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  1. Understand the concept of cultural competence
  2. Identify the impact of health disparities
  3. Describe how cultural competence influences health literacy
  4. Identify resources and best practices that support cultural competence

CE and Premium Credit Details

MedPro Group is pleased to offer insureds an opportunity to earn continuing education (CE) hours. There is no cost for this test or the corresponding CE credit. Please make sure you have viewed the activity completely before taking this test. If you pass the test with a score of 70 percent or higher, you will be issued 1.0 CE credit(s) and can print a copy of the CE certificate for your education files.

Webinars do not need to be completed in one sitting, but participants should note the time they stop watching so they can restart the video at the appropriate time.

Program Approval

MedPro Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

MedPro Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
MedPro Group is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

MedPro Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 CNE. Participants must complete all program components, including obtaining a score of 70% or better on the post-test.
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Nationally Approved PACE Program
Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by
any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement
October 1, 2022 to September 30, 2025.
Provider ID# 218784

MedPro Group designates this continuing dental education activity as meeting the criteria for up to 1.0 hour(s) of CE credit. Doctors should claim only those hours actually spent in the activity.

Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Individuals not seeking CME, CDE, or CNE may take the test and submit their certificates to their professional CE accrediting bodies for review and consideration.

Premium Credit

This activity offers 1.0 hour(s) of risk education credit with full documented participation. MedPro Group insureds who successfully complete this activity might be eligible to apply earned risk education hours toward a premium credit. To receive a 1-year risk management premium credit, insureds must take two 1-hour on-demand programs.

Approval by MedPro Group does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board. Premium credit eligibility and amount are subject to state insurance filings and policy type. Completion of a risk management course does not imply or guarantee renewal.

To learn more about premium credit eligibility, please contact us at 800-463-3776.

Commercial Support and Faculty Disclosure

MedPro Group developed this CE activity without commercial support. CE planners, content developers, editors, committee members, and MedPro Group Risk Solutions staff report that they have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests or ineligible company.

Legal Disclaimers

The information and guidance provided here should not be construed as medical or legal advice and should not be construed as rules or establishing a standard of care. Because the facts applicable to your situation may vary, or the regulations applicable in your jurisdiction may differ, please contact your attorney or other professional advisors if you have any questions related to your legal or medical obligations or rights, state or federal laws, contract interpretation, or other legal questions.

About MedPro Group

MedPro Group is the marketing name used to refer to the insurance operations of The Medical Protective Company, Princeton Insurance Company, PLICO Inc., and MedPro RRG Risk Retention Group. All insurance products are underwritten and administered by these and other Berkshire Hathaway affiliates, including National Fire & Marine Insurance Company. Product availability is based upon business and/or regulatory approval and may differ between companies.

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Technical Requirements

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