Teaches participants how take their unique understanding of the experience, language and/or culture of the populations they serve and combine that with practical tools to help lead their patients to greater engagement in care, improved adherence to treatment, and better health outcomes.
For over 35 years CHI has been at the forefront of building the capacity of community members, healthcare leaders, clinicians, community health workers, medical interpreters and other front line staff. We host a wide array of professional development opportunities to ensure our training and workshop participants acquire the skills necessary to help reduce health disparities. Our offerings range from specialized hour-long workshops to multi-session nationally recognized certificate programs. Our team can travel offsite to deliver trainings or host up to 30 participants in our downtown Worcester classroom equipped with latest state of the art technology.
In addition to the certification courses, CHI offers continuing education on special topics of interest those in the healthcare field are offered throughout the year. Areas covered include cultural competency, motivational interviewing, chronic disease self-management, HIV/AIDS, behavioral health, implicit bias and workplace bullying.
COURSE & WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
View our schedule calendar of courses and workshops available.