Cultural Diversity Health Care
This video discusses the importance of cultural diversity in the healthcare system of New South Wales, Australia. It highlights the fact that individuals from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds may have different needs and may be at higher risk for poorer health outcomes. The video emphasizes the importance of understanding the needs of patients from diverse backgrounds and providing language support, taking into consideration their beliefs and understanding of their illness, and including family or extended family members in decision-making as needed. The video also discusses the importance of addressing the needs of vulnerable communities and reducing barriers to accessing healthcare in order to provide equitable care. It suggests that this can be achieved by understanding the needs of diverse communities and designing services to meet those needs.