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Caring for patients from many cultures is an important part of health care today. Why learn about cultural competencies? Because developing cultural competencies benefits everyone. You can: help patients receive more effective care; help your facility meet standards of The Joint Commission; and improve your job performance.
cultural competency, communication, patient satisfaction, patient care
Blonigen-Heinen, Patricia and Basol, Roberta, "Developing Cultural Competence" (2015). Nursing Posters. 37.