Strategies for Cultural Competency in Indian Health Care

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American Public Health Association, 2006 - Health & Fitness - 155 pages
Finally, a book taht provides real world, practical models to address the corss-cultural and health care needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives. By detailing six programs that span five states, this book offers a blueprint for how health care professionals can provide culturally competent care to these important and often neglected populations. And if that wasn't enough, the book presents key perspectives and insights on how programs such as these can be replicated in many settings across the country-and how we can truly develop systems that are culturally competent.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgements
1
United Indian Health Services UIHS
23
History Course
39
American Indian Health and Family Services
63
California Rural Indian Health Board RIHB
79
Making Space for Culture and History
115
Contact Information
145
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