Anderson Ch 11 Cultural Considerations - Nursing...

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Nursing Leadership, Management, and Professional Practice for the LPN/LVN Copyright © 2009. F.A. Davis Company Chapter 11 Considering Culture
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Copyright © 2009. F.A. Davis Company Nursing Leadership, Management, and Professional Practice for the LPN/LVN What is Culture? Way of life for a group of people—family, religious group, community Unique characteristics that are shared Culture is not ethnicity Includes group values, customs, communication styles, and the group’s behavior and social practices Also includes values, norms, worldviews and expectations of the members of the cultural group Considering Culture
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Copyright © 2009. F.A. Davis Company Nursing Leadership, Management, and Professional Practice for the LPN/LVN The Population Mosaic of the United States Growth of population Continued growth of patient population The emerging majority of people of color Ability to meet needs for more diverse population Requires more awareness of cultural nuances
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