Practice Resources:
Cultural Competence

Cultural competence describes the ability to effectively interact with people belonging to different cultures. Nurses must recognize that, in order to practice culturally competent care, we must suspend our own values, traditions and beliefs while holding them close in order to provide patient-centred care.

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Cultural Literacy

Module 3: Legislation

Module 4: Nursing Practice

Module 5: Assessing

Module 6: Resources

Module 7: Putting it All Together

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