Weekly Assignment 3: Cultural Diversity Assessment Plan
Cultural Diversity Assessment Plan
Using the same culture you identified in Modules 4 and 5, develop an assessment plan of a healthcare patient/client.
Based on the patient/client’s physical appearance, what indicators would you have that he/she identifies with this culture?
Upon speaking with the patient/client, what language(s) would you expect to hear? How would you communicate if the patient/client does not speak your language?
Once you have assessed the patient/client’s physical appearance and speech, list 5 pertinent questions you would ask to distinguish additional cultural needs he/she may have?
Name 3 specific considerations you would have when working with this patient/client. (ex: family/visitors, diet, privacy concerns, etc)
What are some of the major health concerns or disparities facing people of this culture that should be assessed in this patient/client?
List at least 1 academic reference and cite it here per APA format.