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Resources

Patient Safety Authority Study (external URL)

Link leads to: http://patientsafetyauthority.org/ADVISORIES/AdvisoryLibrary/2011/mar8%281%29/Pages/26.aspx

Discussion context: How does limited proficiency in a country’s dominant language affect patient safety, satisfaction, and clinical outcomes?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Kathleen Addison

Global Health Media Videos (external URL)

Link leads to: https://globalhealthmedia.org/videos/

Discussion context: Moving from oral to written and visual learning

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Isabelle Celentano

Cultural Humility (external URL)

Link leads to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SaSHLbS1V4w

Discussion context: How do providers best identify a patient’s language/interpretation needs?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Isabelle Celentano

Reflections on cultural humility (external URL)

Link leads to: http://www.apa.org/pi/families/resources/newsletter/2013/08/cultural-humility.aspx

Discussion context: How do providers best identify a patient’s language/interpretation needs?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Isabelle Celentano

Anthropology in the Clinic: The Problem of Cultural Competency and How to Fix It (external URL)

Link leads to: http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.0030294

Discussion context: How do providers best identify a patient’s language/interpretation needs?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Isabelle Celentano

Hospitals, Language, and Culture: A Snapshot of the Nation (external URL)

Link leads to: http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/6/hlc_paper.pdf

Discussion context: What are the emerging best practices of meeting the needs of this patient population?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Thomas Bauer

The High Costs of Language Barriers in Medical Malpractice (external URL)

Link leads to: http://www.pacificinterpreters.com/docs/resources/high-costs-of-language-barriers-in-malpractice_nhelp.pdf

Discussion context: How does limited proficiency in a country’s dominant language affect patient safety, satisfaction, and clinical outcomes?

Date: 16 Nov, 2016

Posted by: HANAN SACA-HAZBOUN

Link to Study (external URL)

Link leads to: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsa1405556#t=article

Discussion context: How does limited proficiency in a country’s dominant language affect patient safety, satisfaction, and clinical outcomes?

Date: 14 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Kathleen Addison

Miscommunication a major cause of medical errors (external URL)

Link leads to: https://ww2.kqed.org/stateofhealth/2014/11/25/miscommunication-a-major-cause-of-medical-error-study-shows/

Discussion context: How does limited proficiency in a country’s dominant language affect patient safety, satisfaction, and clinical outcomes?

Date: 14 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Kathleen Addison

Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit, 2nd Edition (external URL)

Link leads to: http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/literacy-toolkit/healthlittoolkit2-tool9.html

Discussion context: What are the emerging best practices of meeting the needs of this patient population?

Date: 14 Nov, 2016

Posted by: Thomas Bauer