• Heritage Assessment
    NRS-429V Family Health Promotion 04/17/2011 Jose Alejandro Every individual has a cultural heritage. Each culture views the world differently. Culture is an inherited characteristic and includes knowledge, beliefs, customs, skills, likes and dislikes. The fundamental role of cultural heritage is uniting...
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  • Diverse Community
    Diverse Community Stephanie Wittenberg ETH125 – Cultural Diversity Pamela Reeves June 4, 2007 Diverse Community I reside in Hubbard, Oregon which is one of several small communities that encompass Woodburn, Oregon. Hubbard is just three miles north of Woodburn, Oregon on Hwy. 99 East...
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  • Cultural Influences
    educatior What factors should a community nurse educator consider when planning a health promotion program for a minority group who does not speak English. Culture has been defined as "the shared values, traditions, norms, customs, arts, history, folklore, and institutions of a group of people." Understanding...
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  • Racial Ethnic Relations Towards Hispanics
    having negative consequences and favor the anti-illegal immigrant initiatives. They say that the use of programs will raise public understanding about cultural diversity, which is needed. The racial diversity is having a negative impact on the quality of life. The population growth, industrialization and...
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  • Heritage
    religious, and cultural background (Spector, 2009). When we look at someone’s heritage, we look at traditional health methods used to maintain health, protect health, and restore health; these concepts deal with a person’s physical, mental, and spiritual beliefs. This paper will compare these health methods...
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  • Community Assessment
    Revolutionary War period. This assessment will address the health needs and risks of Marion County through the use of the WGU assessment forms identifying the population’s economic status, neighborhood and community safety inventory, cultural assessment, and the disaster assessment and planning guide...
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  • Multicultural Nursing
    The Hispanic American Community Members of the Hispanic American community have their origins in Cuba, Central and South America, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and other Spanish speaking countries. Religion The majority of Hispanics are Catholic, with an increasing presence of Pentecostals. Health is a...
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  • Literature Review
    Caucasians represent the ethnic majority, while African Americans, Hispanics, and Asian Americans constitute the three major ethnic minorities in the United States (Julian, McKenry et al. 1994). Caucasians are American citizens who have origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East...
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  • The Hispanice Culture and Breastfeeding
    Running head: Breastfeeding and the Hispanic Culture Breastfeeding and the Hispanic Culture NURB 2160 S01: Cultural and Ethical Influences on Health Care Breastfeeding and the Hispanic Culture Breastfeeding is widely regarded as the ideal nutritional system due largely to the diverse...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    Heritage Assessment Grand Canyon University: Family Centered Health Promotion May 18, 2014 The Heritage Assessment Tool is a method that a health care professional can use to evaluate the cultural heritage of a certain individual or a family. According to the Heritage...
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  • Stress Among Asian American College Students
    students. Asian American students that suffer from stress are more likely to commit suicide or lower their health outcomes. Many Asian Americans commit suicide because of family issues, relationships, cultural differences, and racism (Koo, Wong, Tran, YuChen, & Yvonne, 2011). The Asian American population is...
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  • Heritage Assessment
    University Family Centered Health Promotion NRS 429v Heritage Assessment Different beliefs and attitudes about health and health care services among ethnic groups versus the rest of the population, particularly health care providers, are major barriers in improving the health status of ethnic groups...
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  • Cultural Competency and Cultural Humility in Nursing Practice
    Cultural Competency and Cultural Humility in Nursing Practice Lisa Watson UMASS Boston Online Professional Issues in Nursing NU 360 Ms. Carol Moran November 08, 2012 Abstract You may not like how the Presidential election turned out, but the victory of the Democrats was won partly by...
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  • America Country of Immigrants
    America Country of Immigrants Puerto Rican Americans, Cuban Americans, Mexican American and Hispanic Americans have very distinct cultural identity. Some groups have made a mark into “main stream” society, while others have not had much success. These groups have both strong family and a religious background...
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  • Motility Testing
    Community Health Practice Community Description and Data Interpretation Pueblo, Colorado, also known as “The Home of the Heroes”, was given this proclamation in 1993 by the United States Congress, due to Pueblo having as many as four recipients of the “Medal...
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  • Incorporating Hispanic Culture in an Anti-Bias Classroom
    Incorporating Hispanic Culture in an Anti-Bias Classroom Nichole Spiller ECE 405: Children & Families in a Diverse Society Instructor: Lorianne Lammert-Arndt Monday, April 16, 2012 The culture I chose to explore is the Hispanic culture. The term “Hispanic came from the United States...
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  • Heritage Assesment
    Heritage Assessment Every individual has a cultural heritage. Each culture views the world differently. Culture is an inherited characteristic and includes knowledge, beliefs, customs, skills, likes and dislikes. The fundamental role of cultural heritage is uniting, respecting the diversities and brings...
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  • Cultural Diversity in Health Care
    Cultural Diversity in Health Care Heritage Assessment Tool This tool is a helpful way to evaluate a person as a whole because it reflects on the individual’s cultural background and ethnicity. The questions were focused on how the individual grew up as a child; progressing to adulthood and the age...
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  • Emerging Standards o Care
    the government as well as many nursing organizations. Emerging standards of care regarding culturally competent care, is an important aspect of the health care industry, especially nursing. With the growing population, there is an increasing amount of people that are not native to America. As nurses...
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  • Heritage Assessment Tool
    understanding of the patient’s traditional health and illness beliefs and practices so that culturally appropriate interventions can be initiated. The tool is a series of twenty nine questions. These twenty nine questions are designed to determine a patient’s ethnic, cultural, and religious background,” (Flowers...
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