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Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) standards

“Collective set of culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS) mandates, guidelines, and recommendations issued by the United States Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health intended to inform, guide, and facilitate required and recommended practices related to culturally and linguistically appropriate health services.”

View Source: National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Care Final Report, OMH, 2001