This edition of California’s Healthline’s Think Tank features commentaries on the continuing importance of cultural competency in health care.  In California, which has been a “majority minority” state since the late 1990s, communities of color account for about 60% of the population.  With the Affordable Care Act adding as many as 30 million newly insured Americans to the system — up to three million in California — the need for health care providers who understand language and cultural differences will be greater than ever.  The commentaries are from:

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