Cultural Model

Cultural Model - Purnell Model for Cultural Competence...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–9. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Purnell Model for Cultural Competence
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
Basic Assumptions All healthcare professions need much of the same information about cultural diversity. One culture is not better than another culture; they are just different. There are core similarities shared by all cultures. Cultures change slowly over time .
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Basic Assumptions All healthcare professions share the metaparadigm concepts of global society, family, person, and health An organizing framework that contains the concepts, theories, assumptions, beliefs, values, and principles that inform a discipline on how to interpret subject matter of concern. The paradigm also contains the research methods considered best to generate knowledge and suggests that which is open and not open to inquiry at the time (Powers & Knapp, 1990, p. 103).
Background image of page 4
Basic Assumptions Metaparadigm : "represents the worldview of a discipline (the most global perspective that subsumes more specific views and approaches to the central concepts with which it is concerned).
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Basic Assumptions ~ There are differences within, among, and between cultures. ~ The primary and secondary characteristics of culture determine the degree to which an individual varies from his or her dominant culture group.
Background image of page 6
Basic Assumptions If clients are co-participants in care and have a choice in health-related goals, plans, and interventions, health outcomes will be improved. Culture has powerful influence on one's interpretation of and responses to health care.
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Basic Assumptions Individuals and families belong to several cultural groups. Each individual has the right to be
Background image of page 8
Image of page 9
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 38

Cultural Model - Purnell Model for Cultural Competence...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 9. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online