Communication and Collaboration with Diverse Cultures
Identify two or more cultures that are represented in your community. Keep in mind the definition of culture and
the fact that culture is not just about ethnicity.
Describe how the differing cultures in your community interact.
Explain how differences in culture can lead to poor patient outcomes.
Explain how you and your colleagues can ensure that you are aware of these cultures and interactions and the
traditions and norms that could impact how you, as a nurse, provide care.
Encourage your colleagues to educate themselves about the cultures around them and how they, as nurse