Diverse and Culturally- Specific Approaches to Healthcare

Diverse and Culturally-
Specific Approaches to
Healthcare

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Diverse and Culturally-
Specific Approaches to
HealthcareIntroduction
 The U.S is increasing culturally at an unprecedented
rate.
 Each cultural background has its own cultural
characteristics(Choi et al., 2019).
 Some racial groups have unique health challenges
specific to that group
 In clinical nursing practice, most of the registered
nurses are from racial backgrounds.Comparison of African-American and
Mexican-American Cultures
Similarities
 Both cultures celebrate their history, holidays, and
traditions.
 Both cultures value family (Larimer et al., 2017).
 Both cultures have values that every family usually
adheres.
 Care is usually provided by members of the family