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Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Service standards

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What would you change about these regulations if you were in charge at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services?


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National Standards On Culturally And Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)

To form a basis for the various changes within the standards available on the National Standards on Culturally and linguistically appropriate services, several questions have to be addressed first such as providing the solution to the common categories of cultural and linguistic competence which are in existence within the federal and state as well as the other national policy documents. There are a large number of other federal documents which provides an explanation on the linguistic and cultural standards and measures therefore; I would do away with the measure in this document to avoid repetition.

Within standard 1, 4 and 5, I would inflict some changes on the standard by ensuring that the patients not only receive an effective and understandable care from all the staff members which are provided in a compatible manner with their cultural health beliefs and practices and practices rather, the care should be provided through the use of a preferred standard language to avoid incidents of ...

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Culturally and linguistically appropriate service standards are examined.