Cultural Competence Assessment Tool for Guideline Development

The former Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness Provincial Programs (9 in total) supported the development of an assessment tool and related training sessions for Programs staff to ensure cultural competence is embedded in the important standard/guideline-setting work that they do. This assessment tool (PDF) and accompaning reporting form (PDF) outlines opportunities in all areas of guideline development to address issues related to cultural competence and the needs of diverse populations.