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cover image - The Health Care Professional's Guide to Cultural Competence - Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323790031
Publication Date: 05-31-2022
Page Count: 416
Imprint: Elsevier
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The Health Care Professional's Guide to Cultural Competence - Elsevier E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 2nd Edition

by Rani Hajela Srivastava, RN, MScN, PhD

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card

ISBN: 9780323790031
Publication Date: 05-31-2022
Page Count: 416
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $46.99
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With this text, your students will learn how to understand and care for a wide diversity of patients! The Health Care Professional’s Guide to Cultural Competence, 2nd Edition provides a guide to safe and effective cross-cultural care. Applying theory to practice, the book begins with an overview of clinical cultural competence. This guide shows how to apply cultural competence across diverse populations, and then discusses considerations in working with specific populations. Using this approach, students will develop a set of behaviours, attitudes, and policies that enhance care in many settings. Written by a diverse authoring group with respect to geography, cultural identity, professional discipline, and perspectives, this guide helps students develop skills in caring for Indigenous, LGBTQ2, racialized persons, and immigrant and refugee populations.

    • UNIQUE approach looks at populations the way health care workers encounter them, not by ethno-cultural/religious labels.
    • Accessible writing style relays information in a balanced and concise manner for undergraduate and graduate students as well as health care professionals.
    • Multidisciplinary perspective is provided by authors who represent a variety of health disciplines and cultural identities, who may be educators or practitioners, each presenting complex ideas in understandable ways and controversial ideas in a transparent way.
    • Cultural Considerations in Care and Cultural Competence in Action boxes integrate theory into practice and invite critical self-reflection.
    • Teaching and learning tools include learning objectives and key terms at the beginning of each chapter, plus end-of-chapter group activities, review questions, and more.
    • NEW! New chapters on Indigenous health, sexual and gender diversity, immigrant and refugee health, and community health are added to this edition, and new topics include cultural safety, cultural humility, the impacts of racism, working with interpreters and the use of technology, palliative care, and more.
    • NEW! UNIQUE! Cultural competence and safety perspectives throughout the text help you to be more responsive in delivering culturally safe care, and in reaching the goal of equity and culturally competent care.
    • NEW! Discussion of cultural issues addresses power, privilege, intersectionality, equity, advocacy, and being an ally. 
    • NEW! Up-to-date content includes the latest statistics, guidelines, research, references, and resources.
    • NEW! Evolve website enhances your understanding with review questions, unfolding case studies, and more.
  • Preface 

    Section 1: Foundation Stones

    1. Issues in Cultural Competence in Health Care
    2. Understanding Health Equity
    3. The Culture Care Framework
    4. Navigating Difference

    Section 2: Universally Applicable Cultural Knowledge

    1. Cross-Cultural Communication
    2. Language Support
    3. Caring for Diverse Families
    4. Healing Systems & Traditions
    5. Indigenous Health
    6. LGBTQ2 Health
    7. Immigrant and Refugee Health

    Section 3: Cultural Considerations in Care of Clinical Populations

    1. The Beginning of Life
    2. The End of Life
    3. Mental Health Practice
    4. Pain Management
    5. Health Promotion and Community Engagement

    Glossary

    Index

  • Rani Hajela Srivastava, RN, MScN, PhD, Dean, School of Nursing, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, British Columbia; former Chief of Nursing and Professional Practice, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health; Assistant Professor, Lawrence Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, Associate member, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto; Adjunct Professor, York University Faculty of Health and Dalhousie University School of Nursing
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