You will continue in your role as a nurse with your local health department
You will continue in your role as a nurse with your local health department. As part of the health departmentâ€™s â€œThink Cultural Healthâ€ seminar, each team member will discuss one of the 15 National Cultural and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) standards. Visit https://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/Content/clas.asp. Browse the site and click on the link to open the list of the National CLAS Standards.
Discuss how culture impacts the health of a community.
Describe one National CLAS Standard and discuss one way that a community health nurse could implement this standard for a specific cultural group in your community.