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Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing and Health Care

Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 2nd
Authors/Editor: Jeffreys, Marianne
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-11787-8
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In our multicultural society, nurses and health care providers, educators and administrators, professional association leaders, and researchers must work toward achieving cultural competency. This new edition offers a unique and effective guide to do just that.

Newly updated and revised, this book presents ready-to-use materials for planning, implementing, and evaluating cultural competence strategies and programs. Users will learn to identify the needs of diverse constituents, evaluate outcomes, prevent multicultural-related workplace conflict, and much more. Complete with vignettes, case exemplars, illustrations, and assessment tools, this book is required reading for those working in academic settings, health care institutions, employee education, and nursing and health care organizations and associations.

Key Features:
* Offers a wide selection of educational activities and techniques for diverse learners
* Presents guidelines for helping educators, students, and professionals to maximize strengths, minimize weaknesses, and facilitate success
* Describes toolkit questionnaires for measuring and evaluating cultural learning and performance
* Provides guidelines for employee orientation programs to achieve cultural competence in the workplace

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Jeffreys, Marianne
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-11787-8
  • Specialty:
    Advanced Practice
    Issues & Trends in Nursing
    Nursing Education
    Research & Theory
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Pages: 424
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2010

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