1) Minimum 5  full pages  (No word count per page) Follow the 3 x 3 rule: minimum three paragraphs per part.

             Part 1: Minimum  4 pages

             Part 3: minimum 1 page

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          Bulleted responses are not accepted

          Don’t write in the first person 

          Don’t copy and paste the questions.

          Answer the question objectively, do not make introductions to your answers, answer it when you start the paragraph

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Part 1: minimum 5 references nor older than 5 years

5) Identify your answer with the numbers, according to the question. Start your answer on the same line, not the next


Q 1. Nursing is XXXXX

Q 2. Health is XXXX

6) You must name the files according to the part you are answering: 


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Part 2.do


Part 1: Health Care in Children and Adolescents

Assignment Requirements:

Based upon current evidence-based research

1. Introduction (1/2 page)

1. Explain how cultural competence improves health outcomes (1 page).

Identify the differences between cultural awareness, cultural sensitivity, and cultural competence.

2. Discuss why geographic regions, such as Appalachia, are often associated with a particular culture.

3. For each factor, give an example of how a particular culture Cuban may affect the health and development of a pediatric patient (1 page).

a. Health Beliefs

b. Health Customs

c. Religious Beliefs

d. Dietary Customs

4. Conduct a brief cultural self-assessment that includes- Cuban (1 page):

a. What culture do you identify with?

b. How does your culture view diversity?

c. Explain the impact of your culture on healthcare decisions.

d. Explain how your culture views the dying process.

e. Are there any particular customs, foods, holidays, and beliefs that strongly represent your culture?

5. Conclusion (1/2 page)

Part 2: Health Care in Children and Adolescents

Culture: Cuban

Culture affects our view of health, wellness, illness, and death. As a Primary Care Provider, it is essential you have some awareness of your patient’s and family’s culture. Studies have shown that incorporating cultural awareness and sensitivity significantly improves patient compliance.

1. How does this culture view health promotion and disease prevention (such as immunizations)?

2. How does this culture’s spiritual beliefs impact the view of health?

3. How does this culture affect your patient care?

a. Communication

b. Patient education

c. Anticipatory guidance

d. Treatments such as medications

Health Care In Children And Adolescents