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Are you culturally competent?

Dr Joan Lesmond, RN PhD Executive Director – Community Engagement Links Ontario Community Support Association Regent Park Community Centre Association of Ontario Health Centres Research Betancourt, J.R., Green, A.R, Carrillo, E. & Park, E.R. (2005) Cultural Competence and Health Care Disparities: Key Perspectives and Trends. Health Affairs, 24(2), 499-505. Google Scholar: Cultural Competency health care […]

Is healthcare focused on the wrong thing?

Marian Walsh CEO – BRIDGEPOINT HEALTH Links Centre for Global eHealth Innovation Patient Self Management Network of Ontario Chronic Disease Prevention Aliance of Canada Ontario Health Quality Council Heart and Stroke Foundation Veterans Health Administration Kiaser Permanente Ministry of Health of Spain QUESTION Have you seen any health promotion/prevention initiatives that you like, or thought […]