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An introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing

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Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis. New York, NY: Springer , [2021]. 2nd ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA300 D68 2021
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Contents:; Introduction : First Nations, Métis, and Inuit in Canada : Understanding the Issues -- Western and Indigenous Ways of Knowing -- Cultural Competency, Cultural Sensitivity and Cultural Safety -- Historical Overview -- Understanding the Determinants of Health and Canada?s Native Popu…
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Alternate Title
Introduction to indigenous health and healthcare in Canada
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Publication Date
[2021]
Physical Description
xvi, 279 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Subjects
Minority Health
Health Services, Indigenous
Transcultural Nursing - methods
Canada
Aboriginal
First Nations
Indigenous peoples -- Canada
Indigenous peoples -- Health.
Indigenous peoples -- Research.
Abstract
Contents:
Introduction : First Nations, Métis, and Inuit in Canada : Understanding the Issues -- Western and Indigenous Ways of Knowing -- Cultural Competency, Cultural Sensitivity and Cultural Safety -- Historical Overview -- Understanding the Determinants of Health and Canada?s Native Population -- Diabetes, Diet and Nutrition -- Chronic and Infectious Diseases -- Women?s and Children?s Health -- Mental Health -- Hybridization of Health Care and the Way Forward for Indigenous Health.
ISBN
9780826164124
9780826164131
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Internet
Call Number
WA300 D68 2021
Website Notes
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Cultural and religious sensitivity : a pocket guide for health care professionals

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122446
Galanti, Geri-Ann. Oak Brook, IL: Joint Commission Resources , 2018. 3rd expanded ed.
Audience
Professional
It's undeniable that understanding a patient's cultural practices and spiritual beliefs influence not only the delivery of health care in our global society, but also the individual's outcome and satisfaction. If a patient, because of a cultural or spiritual disconnect, can't appreciate what is bei…
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Author
Galanti, Geri-Ann
Edition
3rd expanded ed.
Place of Publication
Oak Brook, IL
Publisher
Joint Commission Resources
Publication Date
2018
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Culturally Competent Care
Patient-Centered Care
Cultural Competency
Cultural Diversity
Transcultural Nursing - methods
Cultural Characteristics
Abstract
It's undeniable that understanding a patient's cultural practices and spiritual beliefs influence not only the delivery of health care in our global society, but also the individual's outcome and satisfaction. If a patient, because of a cultural or spiritual disconnect, can't appreciate what is being prescribed or why it's necessary, or if the information is delivered in a way that inadvertently frightens, offends, or confuses the patient, how can we fulfill our mission as health care providers?
This revised and expanded edition of the Cultural and Religious Sensitivity Pocket Guide includes new content that focuses on the importance of awareness of not only a patient's cultural background but also his or her religious beliefs to provide patient-centered health care. The Pocket Guide continues to offer health care professionals the information they need to successfully communicate with their patients, while also respecting their specific cultural and religious needs and expectations related to health care.
ISBN
1635850460
9781635850468
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Audience
Professional
Location
Internet
Website Notes
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Introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog113744
Douglas, Vasiliki. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company , 2013.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA300 DC2 D736 2013
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Publication Date
2013
Physical Description
xvi, 239 p. : ill. ; 25cm.
Subjects
Indians, North American
Canada
Minority Health
Ethnic groups - ethnology
Health Services, Indigenous
Transcultural Nursing - methods
ISBN
9780826117977
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA300 DC2 D736 2013

Copies

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