Transcultural Diversity and Health Care
Read chapter 1 of the class textbook and review the attached Power Point presentation. Once done answer the following questions.
1. In your own words and using the proper evidence-based references define transcultural diversity and Health care and discuss how both term interact and how they help in the delivery of health care to different heritages.
2. Mention and discuss at least 4 variant characteristics of culture.
Assignment must be presented in an APA format, word document, Arial 12 font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard title “week 1 discussion questions”. A minimum of 2 evidence-based references no older than 5 years are required. You must post at least two replies to any of your peers sustained with the proper references. A minimum of 500 words are required.
Topic 1: Diverse Populations and Age.
Read the required readings. Consider the influence of socioeconomic status (SES), culture, gender, ethnicity, and spirituality on mental and physical health for the individual in various health care settings, as it relates specifically to age in adulthood. Construct your post addressing young, middle and older adult related risks concerning a topic. (Young adults are 18–35, not adolescents). Consider physiological, psychological and iatrogenic risks
Be creative in how you address the discussion. You may choose a specific health topic, social health issue, a health condition or create a family scenario. Consider life transitions and role change. Be sure to include risks, addressing the issue across the adult lifespan. Integrate some social, spiritual and environmental influences on mental and physical health.
Due date: Saturday September 8, 2018 @ 11:59 PM.