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Cultural Competency

Cultural Competency seeks to improve individual health and build healthy communities by training health care providers to  effectively deliver health care services that meet the social, cultural, and linguistic needs of patients recognizing and addressing the unique culture, language and health literacy of diverse consumers and communities.

https://www.samhsa.gov/capt/applying-strategic-prevention/cultural-competence
https://hpi.georgetown.edu/agingsociety/pubhtml/cultural/cultural.html