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Cultural Competence and the Delivery of Dental Health Care

Cultural Competence and the Delivery of Dental Health Care

Cultural Competence and the Delivery of Dental Health Care

Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH
Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH
on behalf of Discus Dental, Inc. (Philips Oral Healthcare)

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Launch date: 09 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 10 Mar 2017

Reference: 171057

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Description

This CE webinar is designed to explore the concepts of cultural competence as related to the delivery of dental health care. The webinar content, case discussions and additional reading will provide the background to move along the cultural competence continuum towards cultural proficiency. Self-assessment is critical to understanding and applying principles to the dental hygiene process of care.

Objectives

On completion of this course the learner will be able to:
1. Define culture, cultural competence and cultural sensitivity
2. Differentiate race and ethnicity
3. Discuss cultural barriers to communication
4. Discuss how culture relates to the dental hygiene process of care
5. Describe how cultural and linguistic competence can be obtained
Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH

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Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH
on behalf of Discus Dental, Inc. (Philips Oral Healthcare)

Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH is currently Assistant Dean for Allied Health Programs at New York University College of Dentistry. She was the Vice President for Allied Dental Program Directors of the American Dental Education Association from 2006-2009. Serving as President of American Dental Hygienists’ Association 1984-1985 Dr. Westphal Theile still serves in many capacities on advisory boards, journal reviews and committees for ADHA and ADEA. Dr. Westphal Theile is a contributing author and editor for Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist with Weinberg, Westphal Theile, Froum, Segelnick, 4rd edition, and Weinberg, Westphal Theile and Fine for Oral Pharmacology for the Dental Hygienist, 2nd edition. Dr. Westphal Theile presents and publishes on cultural competence, periodontics, and dental hygiene care planning.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program ( ADA CERP)
  • 1.00 Credits

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