Aswita Tan-McGrory, MBA, MSPH; Deputy Director, Disparities Solutions Center at Massachusetts General Hospital
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Many communities around the world are becoming more diverse, and health systems are working to provide culturally competent care to all populations equitably. In this video, Aswita Tan-McGrory, MBA, MSPH, Deputy Director of the Disparities Solutions Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, describes a program that improved care for Spanish-speaking patients with diabetes. You can learn more about the Chelsea Diabetes Management Program here
- Why would improving care for English-speaking patients not necessarily improve care for Spanish-speaking patients?
- Have you worked with patients or people from minority backgrounds before? How did you and your team tailor the care to their needs and culture?
- What roles would an interprofessional care team need to implement a culturally competent diabetes management program?