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Cultural Competency for the Health Professional

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2013 - Winter


by Patti R. Rose, M.P.H. ’85 (Jones & Bartlett Learning) This text underlines the importance of cultural competency for allied health professionals, and describes the process of assessment, training, and evaluation. It provides students in the health professions with important information about cultural competency as well as practical insights in applying this knowledge in day-to-day work with patients from different cultural backgrounds.