HLT 205 Week 3 Assignment, Gaining Trust with Cultural Disparities Essay
Trust is extremely important when it comes to the doctor and patient’s relationship because this is where most of the magic happens. The information is gathered, plans and diagnoses are made, and support is provided for the patient. According to Dr. Stupple, if doctors cannot engage with their patient, then they will struggle throughout the time they are seeing their patient. He says “how do we get them to agree they have a disease, that they need to fit in time for exercise, rearrange different ways to eat, to not smoke? We can’t do it if they do not trust us” ………….