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Articles written on cultural diversity by Geri-Ann Galanti and other authors
The Rehabilitation Provider's Guide to Cultures of the Foreign-Born
Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
In an effort to encourage culturally proficient care, Children’s Mercy Hospitals, Clinics and Family Health Partners compiled this guide for:Amish and Old Order Mennonite, African-American, Arab, Asian Indian, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Cuban, Filipino, First Nation (Native American), Haitian, Japanese, Korean, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Russian, Samoan, Somalian, Sudanese, Vietnamese,Western European American.
Amy Wilson-Stronks and Erica Galvez. The Joint Commission
A qualitative cross-sectional study designed to provide a snapshot of how sixty hospitals across the country are providing health care to culturally and linguistically diverse patient populations.
These manuscripts represent important areas covered in a landmark national conference called The Last Miles of the Way Home©, presented in Atlanta, Georgia in 2004. The series give an African American perspectives on end-of-life care that influence important questions such as access to hospice and palliative care, and the quality of care delivered in those settings.
Duke Divinity School
Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing and Health Care (2010)
The goal of this practical book is to help health care professionals expand their perspectives and to develop the skills and techniques needed to work and communicate effectively with clients and other health professionals in a multicultural environment. This text also contains self-assessment and self- evaluation exercises.