November 16, 2023

Learn how cultural diversity helps improve care

Cultural competency can play a critical role in improving patient care. Gaining an understanding of factors such as ethnicity, social structure, language, values and faith, can lead to more accurate diagnoses, personalized treatment plans and improved patient outcomes.

Cultural competency trainings

The first step is to explore the variety of trainings available to you and your staff. These trainings cover a wide range of cultural competency and social determinants of health topics to help improve care outcomes such as:

  • Empathy: Social Care Education
  • Health Equity Foundations
  • Health Disparities in Obesity

These trainings are offered through Optum behavioral health at no cost to you and they offer continuing education credits.

Explore trainings


Visit our cultural competency page for more resources and information.


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