This solution comments on strategies that could be implemented where cultural nursing standards are not being met.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 2:49 am ad1c9bdddf
Nursing and culture
Comment on solutions that could be implemented where cultural nursing standards are not being met
When looking at cultural disparities, it is easy to focus on certain common areas such
as a language or racial barrier but other cultural challenges are prolific in many parts of
society. Religious beliefs are very important to patients seeking care and must be
respected. The religious leader should be sought for any patient who asks for their
assistance. It is important for injured, sick and hospitalized people to be asked their
religious preference and if they want their leader called to come. There are patients who
will request a physician or provider who is female if they are a female. It is important to
ask. Many religious beliefs have dietary observances and unless a healthcare
professional does not ask for this information, the patient will not feel the ...
This solution addresses progress and setbacks in cultural nursing standards. References are also provided to justify the assertions.