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Culturally Sensitive Care

What are some strategies for providing culturally sensitive care to aggregates and communities?

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1. What are some strategies for providing culturally sensitive care to aggregates and communities?

Cultural sensitivity, which is a necessary component of cultural competence, means that health care professionals make an effort to be aware of the potential and actual cultural factors that affect their interactions with a client. It also means that they are willing to design programs and materials, to implement programs, and to make recommendations that are culturally relevant and culturally specific (http://www.faqs.org/nutrition/Ca-De/Cultural-Competence.html).

Cultural sensitivity is part of cultural competence, which is a developmental process that requires a long-term commitment.. Individuals working with different ethnic and cultural groups can become more culturally competent for providing sensitive care to ...

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Research validated, this solution describes several strategies for providing culturally sensitive care to aggregates and communities.

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