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NLM HealthReach Website

U.S. National Library of Medicine

May 6, 2015

The United States has a highly diverse population with different levels of English proficiency and health literacy. Health professionals are caring for people with vastly divergent backgrounds. HealthReach resources provide information related to cultural competence and communication about health in diverse populations.