Cultural Competence in Health Care A Practical Guide

Heftet / 2002 / Engelsk

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ISBN13
9780787962210
Publisert
2002
Utgiver
Vendor
Jossey-Bass Inc.,U.S.
Aldersnivå
05, 06, UU, UP, P
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
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Heftet
Sider
260
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752 gr
Høyde
281 mm
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216 mm
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14 mm
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Cultural Competence in Health Care A Practical Guide

Heftet / 2002 / Engelsk
A manual written for health care professionals who care for patients from diverse religious and cultural backgrounds. First developed by doctors and nurses at Children's Hospital in Boston, it contains detailed, practical information for working with dozens of religious and cultural groups and is designed to help providers best meet needs of their ethnically diverse patients while satisfying stringent new regulatory standards for culturally sensitive care.
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A manual written for health care professionals who care for patients from diverse religious and cultural backgrounds.
Preface xi About the Editors xiii Editors and Consultants xv Introduction xxi Culture of the Health Care Provider xxii Purpose of the Book xxiii Strategies for Providers xxiv Part 1 Cultural Traditions 1 1. Africa 3 Cape Verde 3 Eritrea 7 Ethiopia 11 Nigeria 15 Somalia 18 2. Asia 23 Cambodia 23 China 27 India 31 Japan 35 Vietnam 39 3. Central America and the Caribbean 43 Central America and Mexico 43 Dominican Republic 47 Haiti 50 4. Europe 53 Greece 53 Gypsies (Roma) 56 Portugal 61 Russia 64 5. The Middle East 67 Saudi Arabia 67 6. South America 71 Brazil 71 7. North America 75 African American 75 Native American (North American Indian) 79 Puerto Rico 83 8. Nationality-Independent Cultural Groups 87 Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing 87 Families with Gay or Lesbian Parents 91 Case Study: Caribbean Culture 95 Part 2. Religious Traditions 99 9. Religion and Spirituality 101 Special Issues for Providers 101 Facilitating Discussion About Spiritual Matters 103 10. Religions 107 Buddhism 107 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon) 111 First Church of Christ, Scientist (Christian Science) 116 Hinduism 122 Islam (the Faith of Muslims) 126 Jehovah's Witness 131 Judaism 135 Eastern Orthodox 140 Protestantism (Christian) 144 Roman Catholicism 148 Santeria 153 Case Study: Rabbi Shapiro 157 Part 3. Tools 161 11. Utilizing Resources to Better Serve Multicultural Patients 163 Consultation on Cultural or Religious Issues 163 Interpreter Services 164 Pastoral Care 169 Other Members of the Health Care Team 169 External Consultants 169 Template for Collecting Cultural Information 170 Template for Collecting Information About Religious Traditions 172 12. Meeting Joint Commission Standards Related to Culture and Religion 175 Assessment of Patients 177 Patient and Family Education 179 Care of Patients 186 Patient Rights 190 Standards Update, 2001 196 Ongoing Challenges 199 Appendix 203 Standard for Nursing Practice: Culture and Care 203 Emergency Baptism Procedures 205 Ethics Committee Consultation 207 Ethics of Redirecting Goals of Care 209 Religious Objections to Blood Transfusions 214 Organ and Tissue Donation 216 Patient and Family Education 219 References and Other Resources 223 Index 229
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ANNE RUNDLE, R.N., has served as manager of specialty programs at South End Community Health Center in Boston, Massachusetts and Coordinator of the Center for Families at Children's Hospital in Boston. She has founded a consulting firm that specializes in improving hospitals' skills at patient communica-tions, called Health Care Competence (healthcarecompetence.com). She also is an instructor in the graduate school for health studies at Simmons College in Boston. MARIA CARVALHO, LICSW, is a clinical social worker and head of the Spanish Service Team at Children's Hospital. MARY ROBINSON, M. Div., is a board-certified chaplain and Director of Pastoral Care at Children's Hospital.
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ISBN13
9780787962210
Publisert
2002
Utgiver
Vendor
Jossey-Bass Inc.,U.S.
Aldersnivå
05, 06, UU, UP, P
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Sider
260
Vekt
752 gr
Høyde
281 mm
Bredde
216 mm
Tykkelse
14 mm
Se alle