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The importance of cultural competence in medical practice
 

The importance of cultural competence in medical practice

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Healthcare providers need to have cultural competence so that they can better relate to their patients and show their respect towards them; these are significant elements in patient care.
 
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28 Mar 2017 - General
 
1 Cultural competency is mainly based on experience with other cultures. The med schools are just trying to jump start all this. I hope they realize it is a start, not an end.
2.. Many of us, even white male med students!, figure stuff out in time.
3. Many of us white males aren't that interested in you getting in touch with our "culture." We're less sensitive about, well, everything but the Second Amendment, than you might think. Your time might be better spent on di...
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