Medical Case Management Education Series: Ethics & Boundaries and Cultural Competency

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Immunology Center Conference Room
1 Richland Medical Park, Ste 400
Columbia, SC 29203

Learning Objectives:  Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Identify the range of ethical dilemmas and professional boundaries in public health and human services
  • Learn a model for ethical decision making  
  • Increase awareness of the complicated nature of professional boundaries
  • Identify risks that may affect professional liability  
  • Identify what policies, procedures and protocols are recommended to address the ethics in a variety of contexts
  • Understand culturally competent practice throughout the process
  • Understand and explain the difference between diversity, cultural awareness and cultural competence.
  • Look introspectively and identify where they are in the cultural awareness continuum.  
  • Process ways to progress to the next level of cultural awareness.
  • Identify four values of their own culture.
  • Recognize how culture affects values, attitudes and behavior and trauma

This program has been approved by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for 0,6 CEUs (6.0. clock hours) of continuing education by SC DHEC and meets the SC DHEC Best Practice Standards. Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to a certificate of attendance. No partial credit will be given.

Audience: Nurses, Ryan White Part B/C Medical Case Managers, DHEC Staff, DHEC-funded Contractors, CBO, ASO, and Health Service Organization Staff