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Community Inclusion and Cultural Humility in Diabetes Prevention

Resource Topic: Clinical Issues, Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Special and Vulnerable Populations

Resource Subtopic: Diabetes.

Keywords: Chronic Diseases and Care, Community Engagement, Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS), Discrimination, Housing, Nutrition, Patient Satisfaction, Residents of Public Housing.

Year Developed: 2022

Resource Type: Archived Webinar.

Primary Audience: Clinicians Enabling Staff Outreach Staff PCAs
Secondary Audience: Board of Directors

Language(s): English

Developed by: National Nurse-Led Care Consortium (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: The National Nurse-Led Care Consortium (NNCC) hosted a webinar focused on cultural humility and strategies for community inclusion in diabetes care. Subject matter expert Tiana Matthews-Martinez RD shared best implementations practices and real accounts of developing patient-centered diabetes prevention programs, treatments, and educational interventions tailored toward residents of public housing. Participants learned how to apply cultural humility to diabetes care while engaging community members in culturally and linguistically responsive healthcare practices to address racial and ethnic health disparities.

Resource Details: As a result of participating in this webinar, learners are now able to: Describe cultural humility and recognize strategies for community inclusion in diabetes prevention and care; identify gaps in cultural humility and community inclusion in current diabetes prevention programs; and adapt and apply cultural humility best practices for community inclusion when preparing patient-centered diabetes prevention programs and treatments, especially for residents of public housing.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,625,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit