Select a colleague or friend to interview. Try to find someone who has a different culture than you. Post a summary of the cultural details which includes:
- Where was the client born?
- How long has the client lived in the United States?
- What is the client’s ethnic affiliation?
- What are the client’s primary and secondary languages?
- What is the client’s religion? Describe its importance in daily life and current practices.
- What are their health and illness beliefs and practices, esp. around birth, illness and death?
Provide an example of how nursing care would accommodate a patient from this culture.