Our Mission, Vision and Services
Ohio’s health care system actively provides culturally competent practices and interventions that will lead to optimal outcomes for individuals who seek services provided by these systems in the State of Ohio.
To enhance the quality of care in Ohio’s health care system and to incorporate culturally competent models of practice into the systems and organizations that provide services to Ohio’s diverse populations.
Charleta B. Tavares
Cultural Competence Coordinator
Sponsoring Lectures, Conferences and Educational Sessions concerning issues of cultural competence and other contemporary issues
Researching cultural competency practices, standards and providing this information through our Resource Library
Partnering with systems and organizations to help them assess and improve their level of cultural competence
Identification and development of cultural competence: assessment tools, trainers, and training curricula throughout the State of Ohio