Culturally Competent Nursing Assignment

Culturally Competent Nursing Assignment

For this assignment, you will interview a person from a cultural background that is different from your own. Using the twelve domains of culture from the Purnell Model, discuss the health practices of that culture and compose a scholarly paper in a Microsoft Word document of 5–6 pages formatted in APA style.


In your paper, you should include the following:

Select a person from a cultural group different from your own. You may choose a patient, friend, or work colleague. For the sake of confidentiality, do not reveal the name of the person you interview; use only initials.

For the person you select, complete the cultural assessment using questions 1 through 12 from the Purnell Model for Cultural Competence in your textbook, Transcultural Health Care: A Culturally Competent Approach. Culturally Competent Nursing Assignment

On a separate page, cite all sources using APA format.

Submission Details:

  • Name the document SU_NSG4074_W2_A2_LastName_FirstInitial.doc.
  • Submit it to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.
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    The Twelve Domains of Culture

    These are the 12 domains that are essential for assessing the ethnocultural attributes of an individual, family, or group:

    · 1. Overview, inhabited localities, and topography

    · 2. Communication

    · 3. Family roles and organization

    · 4. Workforce issues

    · 5. Biocultural ecology

    · 6. High-risk behaviors

    · 7. Nutrition

    · 8. Pregnancy and childbearing practices

    · 9. Death rituals

    · 10. Spirituality

    · 11. Health-care practices

    · 12. Health-care providers. Culturally Competent Nursing Assignment