440.262 Access and cultural considerations.§ 440.262 Access and cultural considerations. Link to an amendment published at 85 FR 37243, June 19, 2020.
The State must have methods to promote access and delivery of services in a culturally competent manner to all beneficiaries, including those with limited English proficiency, diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, disabilities, and regardless of gender, sexual orientation or gender identity. These methods must ensure that beneficiaries have access to covered services that are delivered in a manner that meet their unique needs.[81 FR 27895, May 6, 2016]