Books tagged: health disparities

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Dimensions of Culture: Cross-Cultural Communications for Healthcare Professionals
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Culture affects the way people communicate. This ebook focuses on how doctors, nurses and health care staff can improve health outcomes for patients and families from all cultures by understanding how culture drives communication and health behaviors. This is entirely different from the usual diversity training approach to health disparities.The focus is on communication skills not race and bias.
Healthcare for Immigrants and Refugees
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
This is the second book in the "Dimensions of Culture Healthcare Series." This book looks at what health care professionals need to know to provide culturally responsive care to immigrants and refugees to the United States. The psychosocial experience of immigrants, medical consultation best practices, and special topics related to refugee children are addressed.
The Power to Create Health and Wellness Paradigm Shifts: A Review of Meetup Groups in the African American Community
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This book researches the social media platform Meetup and the impact it could have on creating support groups that will enable health and wellness life style shifts.