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Nursing: CULTURAL Competency

Nurses "are guided by an ethical & humanitarian philosophy in which every human being deserves respect, regardless of racial, social, cultural, sexual, economic, religious, or other factors." (Mosby, Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Professions)

Multicultural Aspects of Health Care

     Health Resources & Services Admin -
        Culture, Language, and Health Literacy
  HRSA is dedicated to improving individual health and   building healthy communities by offering health care   providers what they need to recognize and address   the unique culture, language and health literacy of   diverse consumers and communities.


Multicultural Resources in Health Care, Department of Health and Human Services

National Center for Cultural Competence, Georgetown University