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Cultural and Religious Diversity in Health Care: Cultural Diversity

This guide shares resources related to health care quality for different cultural diverse groups. Includes essential health literacy tools.

CultureVision Database

Here is a suggestion on how to cite in APA. PLEASE confirm with your professor if this is acceptable. 

Examples:

Cook Ross Inc. (n.d.). Gender roles [Amish]. Retrieved from http://www.crculturevision.com/

Cook Ross Inc. (n.d.). Mental health issues [Military families]. Retrieved from http://www.crculturevision.com/

Cook Ross Inc. (n.d.). Treatment of pain [Bosnian]. Retrieved from http://www.crculturevision.com/

U.S. Government Resources

Educational Institutions

Essential Health Literacy Tools

Associations and private or nonprofit organs.

Government Agency Accronyms

Here is a listing of well-known U.S. Government agencies providing health information.

AHRQ - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

CDC - Center for Disease Control

HRSA - Health Resources and Services Administration

OMH - Office of Minority Health

Blogs related to Transcultural Health

Cultural competency training

Culture Info by Country

ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health has 2 publications : 1. Culturgrams Provinces Edition and 2. Culturegrams World edition.To access use the database >> click on "publications" then type in culturegrams.Various countries are listed.This publication started in 2013.

Patient Care by Culture

Personalizing patient care, 4th edition, by Aurora Realin is available online via Canvas. Please contact the library if you need this title using ASK US on the library home page.

Culture & Health Care