Heath and illness in diverse culture

Question Description

Overview

This week’s learning activities are video case studies on the Department of Health and Human Services Website, https://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/resources/….

Choose one of the four videos and discuss the following:

  1. What is the diverse cultural background of the patient involved? After searching for information this culture, how do these individual perceive health and illness?
  2. What is the overarching issue being presented in this video?
  3. What can be done to overcome the issue? Do research outside of the video—this information should be from professional, scholarly sources.
  4. Choose an example of a time you had to overcome a cultural barrier in your nursing practice. What was the issue? What was the diverse cultural background? What did you do to overcome the issue?

References

Minimum of four (4) total references: two (2) references from required course materials and two (2) peer-reviewed references. All references must be no older than five years (unless making a specific point using a seminal piece of information)

Peer-reviewed references include references from professional data bases such as PubMed or CINHAL applicable to population and practice area, along with evidence based clinical practice guidelines. Examples of unacceptable references are Wikipedia, UpToDate, Epocrates, Medscape, WebMD, hospital organizations, insurance recommendations, & secondary clinical databases.

Style

Unless otherwise specified, all the written assignment must follow APA 6th edition formatting, citations and references. Click here to download the Microsoft Word APA 6th edition template. Make sure you cross-reference the APA 6th edition book as well before submitting the assignment.

Number of Pages/Words

Unless otherwise specified all papers should have a minimum of 600 words (approximately 2.5 pages) excluding the title and reference pages.

Articles:

DeWilde & Burton (2016) Cultural Distress: An Emerging Paradigm Available from:http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/104365…

Campinha-Bacote, J., (2009). The Process of cultural competence in the delivery of healthcare services: A culturally consciously model of care. Available from: http://transculturalcare.net/the-process-of-cultur…

Click here to download the article.

Purnell, L., (2002). The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence. Available from http://files.midwestclinicians.org/sharedchcpolici…

National Center for Cultural Competence (n.d.). Conceptual frameworks / models, guiding values and principles. Available from https://nccc.georgetown.edu/foundations/framework….

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