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Briefly explain the idea of culture and cultural diversity

Idea that culture is simply who you identify with, it could be based on loads of different factors (age, race, sexuality etc.)

2

Why is it idiotic to base someones healthcare/expectations of healthcare on their cultural identity?

They can fit in to so many groups, it is impossible to decide which.

3

Why is diversity important to health care delivery?

-Increasing diversity of populations (emigration, immigration etc.)
-Huge disparities in care accessed
-Legislative frameworks (i.e. you have to)