Nursing educators not only make recommendations for change, they also discuss how a lack of diversity impacts nursing education and research.
Clinical nurses and nurses in public practice discuss the importance of BILPOC representation and why representation is important to the delivery of equitable healthcare.
Nurses of color talk about the “weight of extra scrutiny” being the only nurse of color in the workplace, mentors who inspire and how steps toward inclusion benefit everyone.
Nurses not only recall how cultural racism impacts nursing education, practice and the delivery of patient care. They also provide solutions for a more culturally inclusive healthcare system.