Structural competency uses x-disciplinary methods to train HCWs to recognize how institutions, neighborhood conditions, market forces, public policies, #healthcaredelivery systems shape symptoms and diseases
To understand how injustice plays out in the US healthcare system & what we can do to help fix that, I highly recommend this piece from by my wise brother .
Love this! (and awesome slide!) For more see, eg,
Docs need to start reading soc, anthro, race studies, etc, developing skills in this regard – and become more political – so much great work out there rt now to develop structural competency – about guns and gun issues, #EthicsMPT
Critical perspective out today in by Responding to COVID-19 With a Structurally Competent Health Care System
Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Need for a Structurally Competent Health Care System via & et al
Americansims - "structural competency" why not call it health justice competency? when will they also include global health justice competency?
Responding to #COVID_19 With a Structurally Competent Health Care System