Dorcey Applyrs, DrPH, MPH, faculty program director for the Excelsior College School of Health Sciences, joins the podcast to discuss her work in the HIV/AIDs field, institutionalized problems within the health care system, cultural competence, and other health care issues in culturally diverse populations.
Listen to “Cultural Competence in Health Care Delivery”:
0:58 Drawn to the field of public health.
5:11 Researching the socioeconomic root causes of HIV/AIDS.
7:20 Cultural diversity and delivering culturally competent health care.
9:30 The relationship between cultural practices and health.
11:20 Cultural competency: Rating the US health care system.
13:43 Demographic differences.
16:55 How can patients take more control over their health care?
19:00 What does reform look like?