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Mexican-Americans - CE646
A Cultural Perspective of Healthcare

CE646 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Kirtley Ceballos, MSN, RNC-NIC, PCNS-BC
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The goal of this program for nurses, dietitians, dietary managers, health educators and social workers is to highlight cultural values of Mexican-American patients and their families so healthcare providers can individualize care plans to achieve the best possible outcomes. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe four cultural values that influence perceptions of healthcare by Mexican-Americans
  • Name two common folk illnesses recognized by Mexican-American communities
  • Explain three interventions to provide appropriate, culturally proficient care for Mexican-American patients and families

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/2/2016

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