Research Paper

Pick a cultural group (different from yours) that you commonly care for at work. Research the answers to the following…

  • Health beliefs and practices
  • Family patterns
  • Communication style
  • Space orientation – personal space
  • Time orientation – late, early, etc.
  • Nutritional Patterns
  • Pain Responses
  • Childbirth and perinatal care
  • Death and Dying
  • Spirituality, religion, and faith (include holy days)
  • Prayer and meditation

What knowledge did you gain about this group that you were not aware of? How will this knowledge change the way you care for this cultural group?

This paper should include 2 outside references and your book. This paper should be at least 2000 words.