national standars for culturally and linguistically appropriate services in health care.
Committed to quality and culturally competent nursing
HP 2010: Reduce health disparities among americans.
Shared-values/beleifs, practices shared and identity
Callsification or grouping of humans based on physical characteristics, usually a common ancestral origin.
Race. ( geographical divisions)
Group of people who share common, distinctive characteristics such as race, ancestry, nationality, language, religion, food preferences, literature, and music and have a common hx.
Subsection of group, sets it apart from the whole
ie. gang, military, nursing students
A combination of culturally congruent behaviors, practice attitudes, and policies that allows us to work effectively in cross-cultural situations.
Cultural knowledge- emphasis on learningn the client's worldview.