Using Campinha-Bacote's process of cultural competence model to examine the relationship between health literacy and cultural competence.

@article{Ingram2012UsingCP,
  title={Using Campinha-Bacote's process of cultural competence model to examine the relationship between health literacy and cultural competence.},
  author={Racquel Richardson Ingram},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={695-704}
}
AIM This paper presents a discussion of the relation between health literacy and cultural competence in nursing practice. BACKGROUND Cultural competence involves understanding values, beliefs, traditions and customs of diverse groups. Health literacy is the degree to which individuals can obtain, process, and understand health information to make healthcare decisions. Cultural competence and health literacy are directly related to healthcare. Campinha-Bacote's Process of Cultural Competence… CONTINUE READING

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