This week’s topic highlighted that many more discussions around health and well-being within a cultural context could be had. The group shared stories about how aspects of cultural dimensions impact patient care. There was also discussion on how confidentially looks different in cultures and who . What other takeaways did you gain from discussions in your breakout room? Any suggestions for future chats around this topic?
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