Read chapter 9 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentation. Once done work on the following exercise.
1. Write your opinion on respecting and honoring the needs of those who have a culture that we are not familiar with and speak a different language.
- Include standards for cultural sensitivity established by credible organizations.
- Discuss the unique challenges of living in a foreign culture.
- What health implications emerge from not adhering to the above standards?
- Write your opinion on how to improve awareness of the cultural needs of patients and families in a hospital environment.
- Discuss the effect that the culture of the organization has on the education about cultural needs.
- Identify and prioritize three critical elements for meeting cultural needs.
- *Search the standards for culturally competent by the ANA, Joint Commission, or AMA, IHI, or another organization and describe similarities and differences.
*ANA – American Nurses Association
*AMA – American Medical Association
*IHI – Institute of Health Improvement.
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