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Understanding Cultural Diversity. Creating awareness for compassionate healthcare.

Cultural differences can be a source of frustration for both patients and healthcare professionals, and may result in poor health outcomes. By practicing cultural competence, you create win-win situations and can improve health outcomes, increase patient satisfaction and reduce overall frustration. Explore this website to learn more about it.  Follow us @CultDiverHealth

Identify Cultural Patterns.

While every individual is unique, each culture holds certain beliefs, values and customs that distinguish it from other cultures. Keep in mind that every individual belongs to numerous subcultures in addition to their ethnic group, including those of occupation, religion, gender, generation, socioeconomic status, and region of the country.