Developing a project to evaluate the HHS Office of Minority Health's National CLAS Standards in health and health care organizations: Opportunities, challenges, and intended benefits
As part of HHS OMH’s larger evaluation strategy for the National CLAS Standards, this evaluation project will examine the processes of awareness, knowledge acquisition, adoption, and implementation of the National CLAS Standards in a small sample of H/HCOs. The project will utilize a mixed-methods, case study approach to address 13 evaluation questions about the National CLAS Standards in H/HCOs. It is anticipated that study findings will provide rich descriptions of the processes of adoption and implementation of the Standards in H/HCOs. This presentation will describe the processes of developing this evaluation project and the intended benefits of its undertaking.
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Describe the process of developing a project to examine the awareness, knowledge acquisition, adoption, and implementation of the National CLAS Standards as organizational policy health and health care organizations. Describe the intended benefits of evaluating the National CLAS Standards in health and health care organizations
Keyword(s): Cultural Competency, Evaluation
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As the Senior Advisor within the Office of Minority Health/DHHS I lead the evaluation team of the National CLAS Standards in Health and Health Care Organizations.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.