New guide to help hospital staff deal with different cultures

A new guide has been launched for front line staff at Letterkenny General Hospital to help them better deal with people from backgrounds to different their own.

The “Health Services Intercultural Guide” was developed by the HSE in response to the needs of the diverse religious communities and cultures now present in Donegal.

The guide was part compiled by consulting with groups profiled in the document.

Mary Kelly is the Health Promotion Officer with Letterkenny General:

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