Objectives

  1. Define the relevant laws and regulations that govern clinical care for limited English proficient patients
  2. Depict different methods of language assistance available to overcome language barriers
  3. Define language concordance and describe its impact on quality of care and outcomes

Faculty

Lisa Diamond, MD, MPH, FACP
Assistant Attending
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences | Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities Service
Medicine | Hospital Medicine Service
Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research

Dr Diamond has no commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. 

Session date: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Chestnut Conference Room 1AB
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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