Culturally Competent Care
The goal of culturally competent health care services is to provide the highest quality of care to every patient, regardless of race, ethnicity, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity, English proficiency or literacy.2 We recognize that it is our responsibility, along with our participating providers, to meet the unique needs of our diverse membership through customized health-related information and services.
AmeriHealth Caritas New Hampshire can help when your practice has questions about delivering culturally competent and effective health services to diverse populations.
AmeriHealth Caritas New Hampshire provides telephonic interpretation services, at no cost, to any AmeriHealth Caritas New Hampshire member through Language Access Services associates. For help serving members with limited English knowledge, low literacy, or sensory impairments, contact Member Services at 1-833-704-1177 (TTY 1-855-534-6730).
2"Cultural Competence in Health Care: Is it important for people with chronic conditions?", Health Policy Institute of the McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University, https://hpi.georgetown.edu/cultural.