Cult ur e in H ealt h Car e
Populat ion Diver sit y
The Unit ed St at es is becoming
m or e diver se.
H ealt h dispar it ies among et hnic
and r acial minor it ies cont inue t o
i ncr ease.
Racial and et hnic minor it ies oft en
exper ience poor access
A central institution in American society
Concept, structure and functioning of the
family unit changes over time.
Families face many challenges
Need family durability; resiliency and
diversity to overcome challenges
What is a Family?
Communication and the
Objectives Mod 10
1.Define the role of communication and technology in Professional
Identify competencies needed to communicate with diverse
clients in community based nursing.