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|Cultural Competency and Tuberculosis Care: A Guide for Self-Study and Self-Assessment |
This print resource was developed for the public health workforce and other healthcare providers. It is intended as a tool to begin to explore the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for cultural competency in general, with a focus on TB control activities. The guide utilizes a culture general perspective and includes a self-assessment tool, teaching cases and links to other cultural competency resources.
The article highlights some of the experiences of a Somali family after their arrival in the US from a refugee camp and their transition to MN. It also includes some of the challenges and successful strategies for treating pediatric contacts for TB infection.
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