Pre-contact Indigenous North America -- Post-contact, sovereignty, and health -- The roots of American Indian 'nursing' -- The Indian health system and nursing -- Beyond the IHS: Indigenous knowledge and traditional approaches to health and healing -- AI/AN elders : mapping cultural areas and regional variances in health -- Northeast woodlands -- Southeast woodlands -- Southwest -- Great Basin -- California Indians -- Pacific Northwest/Plateau -- Alaska -- Northern Great Plains -- Urban American Indians -- Indian health funding : time for change -- The future of nursing report and American Indian nursing education
Drawing on the insights of nurses, doctors, outreach workers, medical interpreters and patients ... it helps to integrate cultural awareness and skill building into training programs for all health professionals.
Using the subject of cancer, this video explores ways that differences in culture, race, and ethnicity affect health and the delivery of health care services.
Contents: Foundation stones. Understanding cultural competence in health care / Rani Srivastava. Culture: perspectives, myths, and misconceptions / Rani Srivastava. Culture care framework I: overview and cultural sensitivity / Rani Srivastava. Culture care framework II: cultural knowledge, resources, and bridging the gap / Rani Srivastava -- Universally applicable cultural knowledge. Cross-cultural communication / Rani Srivastava. Working with interpreters in healthcare settings / Rani Srivastava. Caring for diverse families / Salma Debs-Ivall. A working guide to illness beliefs and paths of healing / Raju Hajela -- Specific cultural considerations. The beginning of life (the perinatal period) / Nancy Watts and Claire McDonald. The end of life / Ann Pottinger, Athina Perivolaris, and David Howes. Mental health practice / Hung-Tat (Ted) Lo and Ann Pottinger. Immigrant womenâ€™s health / Ilene Hyman and Sepali Guruge. Pain management / Mona Sawhney. Caring-healing and complementary therapies / Sheila M. Lewis.
Contents: The cultural framework of community health -- Culturally informed community health practice -- Learning the culture and health of communities -- The practice project -- Discovering the culture of your community -- Determining the health of your community -- Laying the foundation for a healthy community agenda -- Leading culturally informed community action.