• Heritage Assessment
    author learned from completing a heritage assessment tool, the usefulness of a heritage assessment tool when assessing a patient/ family/ community as a whole. This paper will also compare the health traditions of three different families (and cultures) to include, health maintenance, health protection...
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  • Heritage Assessment Tool
    Heritage Assessment Tool Grand Canyon University: NRS 429V family centered health promotion December 16, 2012 Heritage Assessment Tool Before we begin this journey of understanding heritage, we need to know what the meaning of heritage is. In my eyes, heritage has a lot to do with your...
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  • Assessing Cultural Values and Beliefs
    The “Heritage Assessment Tool” is a guide to help determine cultural, ethnic, and religious heritage. It may be used to assess your own cultural values or the cultural values of other ethno cultural backgrounds. Using this tool will guide the user into making non-stereotyped assumptions about the...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    Heritage Assessment Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V 05/19/2013 Before asking the questions from Heritage Assessment tool, meaning of Cultural Heritage must be known. Cultural Assessment is legacy of intangible attributes and cultural property of a society or a group that are descended...
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    Heritage Assessment Cheri Montoro Grand Canyon University NRS-429V Linda Gobin August 06, 2013 Heritage Assessment This paper will assess and discuss the usefulness of applying the Heritage Assessment tool to evaluate three different families each one from different cultural...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    health traditions amongst interviewed families of American, Canadian, and Hispanic heritage, as well as review the heritage of the author as assessed by Spector’s Heritage Assessment Tool (2000). Family Interview A basic cultural assessment was performed by the author on two families from...
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  • Herritage Assessment
    from this. Patients may be treated by one medical professional differently than they would be treated by the next just based on the culture the medical professional grew up in. This paper will examine the usefulness of applying the heritage assessment tool in evaluating the needs of the whole person...
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  • Heritage and Health
    protection and health restoration. Each one of these cultures has common health traditions that are based on their own heritage but also some similarities to our culture here in America. The heritage assessment tool provided by Pearson Education is one way to look a little deeper into ones heritage...
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  • heritage assessment
    assessment tool is a window that opens him as a whole person itself. This assessment gives a concept to deal with a person’s personal, mental and spiritual health. Heritage assessment is a significant tool helpful to understand and evaluate a person and the society. When assess a person’s Heritage...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    Heritage Assessment Angel S. Winnie Grand Canyon University: NRS429V May 17, 2013 Heritage Assessment The heritage assessment tool is a checklist used by professionals to gain knowledge of patient’s culture and beliefs prior to initiating care. (Spector, 2000). There are many different...
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  • Health and Culture and How They Work Today
    evaluating a patient’s culture an understanding of what the patient might need can be realized. By using tools like the heritage assessment one can get a good start at understanding the insight needed to utilize culture specific healthcare (Robbins & Judge, 2008). No matter the culture, humans...
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  • mrs kamini
    Assessment Tool." Interview three families from different cultures. One family can be your own. Compare the differences in health traditions between these cultures. Assess three families using the Heritage Assessment Tool. In 1,000-1,500 words discuss the usefulness of applying a heritage assessment...
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  • Heritage Assessment Tool
    The Heritage Assessment Tool Kacey McIntee Grand Canyon University Family Centered Health Promotion NRS-429V Jane Parkman December 21, 2012 The Heritage Assessment Tool  The uprising of diversified communications has caused the combination of differing cultures. This suggests that dissimilar...
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  • Petersen
    focus on the author’s religion of Mormonism. Common health traditions will be identified and how families subscribe to these traditions and practices will be discussed. The goal of this paper is to provide a greater understanding of the heritage assessment tool, how health traditions may vary in...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    , how often time they spend with family, their religion, their native language, do they speak, write or read with their language, if they prefer keeping company with people of the same value and religion or ethnic background, and what type of food they prefer. Heritage Assessment tool is a guide to...
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  • Cultural Heritage Paper
    , 2007). This paper will discuss the differences and similarities of three different cultures identifying common health traditions based on the use of a cultural heritage assessment tool. This tool asked a series of twenty nine questions about culture and respondents answered the questions accordingly...
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  • Understanding and Applying the Heritage Assessment tool
     Understanding and Applying the Heritage Assessment tool Dana Eldridge Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V November 10, 2013 Heritage Assessment Understanding and Applying the Heritage Assessment tool Nurses have to be culturally competent, they need to assess...
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  • Heritage Assessment Review
    The Heritage Assessment Grand Canyon University: NRS-429 August 18, 2013 The Heritage Assessment is not beneficial in treating an individual as a whole. If one utilized this specific tool, it would be very difficult to implement a plan of care that caters to the individual’s cultural needs...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    cultures have different morals and beliefs of health and disease. As we can see United States has very diverse culture. Heritage assessment is a great tool to be familiar with individual’s beliefs and health traditions of the individuals from different cultures. Spector provides a Heritage Assessment...
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  • Heritage Assesment
    Running head: HERITAGE ASSESSMENT Heritage Assessment Heritage Assessment Cultural heritage plays an important role in the economic, social and health promotion of an individual. The use of heritage assessment tools helps people to evaluate someone’s heritage, as well as traditional health...
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