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Author Chong, Nilda.

Title The Latino patient : a cultural guide for health care providers / Nilda Chong.

Publication Info. Yarmouth, ME : Intercultural Press, [2002]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.10896 C548L    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 227 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-227).
Contents PART I: DEFINING THE LATINO PATIENT: Defining the Latino patient -- Cultural values of the Latino patient -- Health attitudes, beliefs, and practices -- Communicating effectively with the Latino patient -- Achieving cultural competence with the Latino patient -- PART II: A CULTURALLY COMPETENT CARE MODEL FOR LATINOS: GREET: characterizing your Latino patient -- LISTEN: gaining access to your patient's clinical history -- CARE: performing a culturally sensitive patient evaluation -- TREAT: providing culturally competent treatment -- Developing patient loyalty and the effective farewell.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene.
Hispanic Americans -- Medical care.
Medical care -- Cross-cultural studies.
Medical care -- Utilization.
Hispanic or Latino -- Latin America.
Hispanic or Latino -- United States.
Patient Care -- Latin America.
Patient Care -- United States.
Attitude to Health -- ethnology -- Latin America.
Attitude to Health -- ethnology -- United States.
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Latin America.
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- United States.
Patients -- psychology -- Latin America.
Patients -- psychology -- United States.
Physician-Patient Relations -- Latin America.
Physician-Patient Relations -- United States.
ISBN 1877864951 alkaline paper
9781877864957 alkaline paper
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