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Diversity; Impact of diversity on health; Inclusion; Cultural competency; Health equity
Diversity has changed and the face of America has changed. As a nation, we have to come to grips with the reality that our melting pot has never had so many ingredients mixed in – and we are never going back to what it used to be.
Medical care; Health care reform; Diversity in the workplace
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Barkley, Lisa (2013). Our diversity is what will drive new levels of excellence. UCF Today, 2013-04-24. Retrieved from http://today.ucf.edu/our-diversity-is-what-will-drive-new-levels-of-excellence/