Topic 2: Culturally Competent Care
A broad range of cultures exists in the world today. Nursing professionals often interact with people from cultural backgrounds that differ from their own.
- Share an experience where you cared for a patient in the healthcare setting who was from a culture different from your own. How did you accommodate this patients needs? How would you apply the Purnell Model to future cultural encounters?
- Which one of the twelve domains of culture from the Purnell Model do you feel is most important? Why?
Citations should conform to APA guidelines. You may use this APA Citation Helper as a convenient reference for properly citing resources or connect to the APA Style website through the APA icon below.