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    In Search of an Equity Lens: A Physician's Journey

    Mahshid Abir

    Aug 11, 2022

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    Patient health outcomes, communication with providers, and overall patient satisfaction improve when patients and providers share a similar background. Further, diverse work environments may positively impact health care provider job satisfaction. Increasing diversity in health care work settings is a first important step that could help to increase equity and inclusion in these environments.

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