Spanish for Healthcare Professionals

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Target Audience

Healthcare professionals caring for Spanish speaking patients and their families; Community health workers .

Description

This entry-level intensive workshop covers the fundamentals needed to communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients and their families. This workshop will provide participants with Spanish questions and phrases with phonetic pronunciations and English translations. The first portion of the workshop is dedicated to the development of general Spanish communication skills and Latino cultural understanding. A variety of interactive learning techniques are used to build vocabulary and explore grammatical structure. The second part of the workshop is devoted to the practical application of Spanish in primary healthcare settings.

Dates and Times
December 8 and December 9, 2021
9:00 am - 12:15 pm each day (must attend both days to receive credit).

Faculty
Jorge Rudko, Education Specialist
Charlotte AHEC

Webinar Information
This webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page.

Credit Information
The North Carolina AHEC Program, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. An application for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to potentially receive up to 6.0 hours total Category 1 continuing education contact hours.

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Objectives

  • Describe and discuss cultural differences between Hispanics/Latinos and other Americans concerning healthcare beliefs
  • Create a foundation of vocabulary and basic terminology and phrases as related to healthcare professionals
  • Establish a basic conversation with a Spanish speaking patient

Contact

Jorge O Rudko, BTech, CI

Sessions

Dec 8 - 9, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Jorge O Rudko, BTech, CI
Date(s)
Dec 8 - 9, 2021
Check-In Time
8:45 AM
Credit
0.60 - CEU
6.00 - Contact Hours
6.00 - CHES - CECH
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Live Webinar
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Dec 8 - 9, 2021
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Live Webinar
Fees
$65.00
Registration Fee
Credits
0.60
CEU
6.00
CHES - CECH
6.00
Contact Hours