Implicit Bias Training for Michigan Healthcare Workers

Let us help you meet your annually mandated healthcare implicit bias training requirement.  Scroll down to learn more.

Who we are - Experts in implicit bias and cq training

At the Cultural Intelligence Center, we are extremely appreciative of the care and support provided by today’s healthcare workers and staff.  We are also aware of the challenges and stresses of today’s healthcare worker. With the Implicit Bias in Healthcare Mandate from the State of Michigan going into effect on June 1, 2022, we are here to help you find a solution for your Implicit Bias training needs.  Learn more about who we are and how we can help.

We believe our cultural differences can empower us to build a better world.

We are an innovative, research-based training and consulting firm that draws upon empirical findings to help organizations and individuals around the world assess and improve Cultural Intelligence (CQ®).

The Cultural Intelligence Center is a Michigan-based company and an approved vendor of the State of Michigan.

Our approach to implicit bias training is unique in the marketplace. We teach people to recognize and understand bias and we offer proven methods of managing bias with Cultural Intelligence (CQ).

CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE, or CQ, is a globally recognized way of assessing and improving effectiveness in culturally diverse situations. It’s rooted in rigorous, academic research conducted across more than 100 countries.

CQ and Implicit Bias training are not just a “checkbox” for fulfilling the requirements of the mandate.  Rather, they are an investment in the culture of your organization and will help lead to the overall success of your Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) strategy.

Interested in learning more about CQ and managing bias?  Learn how Spectrum Health uses CQ to manage Bias by watching our recent webinar on YouTube.

We have Certified trainers around the world that can support your training programs in multiple languages and most time zones. Our team of CQ Certified Facilitators are all world-class facilitators who have been certified in Implicit Bias and Cultural Intelligence and who are trained in the use of the Cultural Intelligence Assessment™ and the Cultural Values Survey™ as well as all of the Cultural Intelligence Center’s training courses, aids and coaching materials.

Some of our largest healthcare clients are based right here in Michigan. Along with our proven suite of Cultural Intelligence training products, we have been offering implicit bias training for many years.  Our implicit bias training solutions include eLearnings, workshops (including virtual or in-person or in-house) and train-the-trainer programs.  Our healthcare training solutions utilize our Certified Facilitators (trainers) who come from the healthcare industry and have hands-on healthcare experience.

Our Implicit Bias in Healthcare training solutions can be tailored for the needs of individual practitioners, or for both large and small organizations. For those organizations with training departments, we offer turnkey solutions that enable in-house training tailored to personnel availability and needs.

Here is just a sampling of the partners we work with in the healthcare space:


We provide several solutions that will fulfill the requirements of the State of Michigan mandate for Implicit Bias training in Healthcare. Our solutions include self-paced eLearnings, virtual workshops, in-house workshops and train-the-trainer solutions.  Below is an overview of the solutions we provide.  We recommend contacting us to help find the best solution that fits your organization or association.  Solution options include:

Virtual Workshop

Instructor-led virtual workshop with a completion certificate.
$ 395 One-Time*
  • Virtual Training
  • Live Instructor
  • 3 Hours to Complete
  • Not Customizable
  • LARA Compliant
  • LARA Annual Refresher Compliant
  • Supplements DEI Strategy

In-House Training

We will conduct Bias training on-site for your Staff and/or Members
$ Varies by Organization
  • On-Site or Virtual Training
  • Live Instructor
  • 2-3 Hours to Complete
  • Can Be Customized
  • LARA Compliant
  • LARA Annual Refresher Compliant
  • Supplements DEI Strategy


We will train YOU on how to deliver LARA compliant Bias training for you Staff.
$ Varies by Organization
  • On-Site or Virtual Training
  • Live Instructor
  • 6-8 Hrs to Complete
  • Can Be Customized
  • LARA Compliant Once Trained
  • LARA Annual Refresher Compliant Once Trained
  • Supplements DEI Strategy


Online self-paced training course powered by a Learning Management System
$ TBD One-Time*
  • Virtual Training
  • On-Demand Instructor
  • 1-2 Hrs to Complete
  • Can be Customized
  • LARA Compliant
  • LARA Annual Refresher Compliant
  • Supplements DEI Strategy

Why the Cultural Intelligence Center for your implicit bias training needs?

Our gold-standard implicit bias training is recognized as meeting the Michigan training requirements for healthcare licensure and renewals. For years we have been working with some of the largest Michigan health care providers to improve the effectiveness of healthcare workers by helping them use cultural intelligence to mange bias, improve patient communication, and increase team effectiveness. Recently, the State of Michigan approved us as a preferred vendor in this space.

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The Cultural Intelligence Center is an innovative, research-based training and consulting firm that draws upon empirical findings to help organizations and individuals assess and improve cultural intelligence (CQ)-the ability to work effectively with people from different nationalities, ethnicities, age groups, and more. We create programs, workshops, certifications, and multiple-languages assessments that are industry-specific and tailored to help people acquire CQ capabilities and harness their transformative powers in every aspect of their lives. Headquartered in the United States, our globally diverse team of experts and trainers serves clients all over the world to help everyone, everywhere unlock the power of CQ. More information about the Cultural Intelligence Center can be found on our website at


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