This course covers the challenges and opportunities found in caring for diverse populations, the key components of a cultural assessment, and an overview of unique cultural needs at the end of life. Tips for successful practice and management of cultural challenges are included.
Identify three changing population characteristics impacting the delivery of health care.
Define cultural competence.
Differentiate between thorough cultural assessments and those missing key components in patient scenarios.
Utilize evidence-based tools to navigate cultural challenges in patient scenarios.
List four common cultural themes related to end of life that should be assessed.