Culture, Communication and Ethics in Healthcare
Effective Health CommunicationWelcome to the Culture, Communication and Ethics in Healthcare resource page. Effective health communication encompasses Cultural Competence, Health Literacy, Ethics & Moral Distress and Patient Safety. Search this site by keyword or category to find the resource you need. If you have questions or concerns please click the “Ask a Librarian” link on the left side of this page.
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|AMA Foundation Health Literacy Program||
The American Medical Association comprehensive health literacy toolkit
|AMA's Code of Medical Ethics||Code of Medical Ethics|
|America's Health Literacy: Why We Need Accessible Health Information||Information and survey results from the US Deptartment of Health & Human Services about health literacy and policy implications|
|American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)||
Resources for the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults
|American Hospital Association (AHA)||National organization representing hospitals and health care networks. They provide information about health disparities, quality, patient safety, advocacy, and performance improvement.|
|American Medical Association||National Association to support physicians and medical students|
|American Nurses Association||National Association to support nurses and nursing students.|
|American Occupational Therapy Association||
Provides support and advocacy for occupational therapists, assistant occupational therapists, and students. Advances OT practice, education, research.
|American Physical Therapy Association||
Provides support and advocacy for physical therapists, assistant physical therapists, and students. Advances PT practice, education, research.