Transcultural Communication in Nursing

Transcultural Communication in Nursing

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This introductory text provides the skills and techniques required to communicate effectively in today's increasingly complex multicultural, health care workplace. The text includes exercises to help readers identify their own cultural biases as well as opportunities to overcome these biases while learning skills and techniques to improve transcultural more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 153.4 x 229.4 x 20.1mm | 453.6g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • forms
  • 0766802566
  • 9780766802568

Table of contents

EXPLORING TRANSCULTURAL COMMUNICATION: The Importance of Transcultural Communication. Transcultural Communication Building Blocks: Culture, Values, and Beliefs. Transcultural Communication Building Blocks: Behavior and Communication. Transcultural Communication Stumbling Blocks. Transcultural Communication Within the Health Care Subculture. DEVELOPING TRANSCULTURAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Exploring Transcultural Communication as a Participant-Obseerver. Perfecting Basic Transcultural Communication Techniques. Overcoming Transcultural Communication Barriers. Working With and Without an Interpreter. USING TRANSCULTURAL COMMUNICATION TO ELICIT DATA AND DEVELOP NURSING DIAGNOSIS: Eliciting Assessment Data From the Patient, Family, and Interpreters. Developing Culturally Acceptable Nursing Diagnosis. USING TRANSCULTURAL COMMUNICATION TO PLAN AND IMPLEMENT CARE: Using Transcultural Communication to Plan Care, Explain Policies and Procedures, and Teach. Using Transcultural Communication to Assist People Responding to Pain, Grief, Dying, and Death. TRANSCULTURAL COMMUNICATION BETWEEN HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS: Fostering Transcultural Communication with Other Health Care more