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Cultural Competency in Healthcare
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NIH Office of Research on Women's Health, The Women of Color Health Information Collection presents data on race/ethnicity and disease. Through data, clues about how culture, race/ethnicity, socioeconomic background, and geographic location contribute to the health status of women of color can be identified.
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Call Number: DMU Book Collection WA 300 AA1 H236 2010
Publication Date: 2010-07-16
Winner of the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award. With a focus on how to improve the effectiveness and cultural competence of clinical services and research, this authoritative volume synthesizes current knowledge on both the physical and psychological health of African Americans today.