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Classes and Seminars

L.A. Care offers providers training opportunities and continuing education.

Classes, Seminars and Training for Providers

Cultural and Linguistic Provider Training

L.A. Care’s Cultural and Linguistic Services Unit can assist you and your office staff in delivering patient-centered care to culturally and linguistically diverse patient populations.

These no-cost workshops are available in person or online for our network providers. Both are required training for Interdisciplinary Care Teams (ICT) for Cal MediConnect.

Cultural Competency
  • For providers and office staff
  • 1 hour, classroom or online

This course explores awareness of one’s own culture and its impact on health care encounters and discusses the elements and skills for cultural competency. Learn how to provide care that is sensitive to the patients’ cultural views and practices.

Please contact Cultural and Linguistic Services for more information.

Disability Awareness
  • For providers and office staff
  • 1 hour, classroom or online

This course explores the definition of "disability" and how to ensure equal access to health care for people with disabilities. Learn how to deliver care that is respectful and responsive to the needs of people with disabilities.

Please contact Cultural and Linguistic Services for more information.

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Communicating Through Health Care Interpreters

Learn how to reduce doctor-patient language barriers with interpreters. 

  • For L.A. Care–contracted physicians
  • Online workshop
  • 2-hour CME course 
  • $100 stipend to first 25 physicians to register