Emerging Standards of Care Paper

Write a 3,500-word paper that explores the following topics:

  • Define culturally competent care appropriate for  the organization that you work for: Kaiser.
  • Identify the populations served and any issues of population vulnerability.
  • Comment on standards of cultural competence that appear to be met and any that are not met.
  • Identify how delivery of nursing care could be affected where standards are being met and where they are not being met.
  • Comment on solutions that could be implemented where standards
  • Include a conclusion (at least 1 paragraph) at the end of your paper.

Format as APA with reference page.


Here are some site resources:

  • DHHS Office of Minority Health
  • National Center for Cultural Competence
  • AHRQ
  • Annie E. Casey Foundation
  • Betancourt, J. R., Green, A. R., Carrillo, J. E., & Ananeh-Firempong, O. (2003). Defining cultural competence: a practical framework for addressing racial/ethnic disparities in health and health care. Public Health Reports,118(4), 293–302.
  • http://share.kaiserpermanente.org/article/dedicated-to-culturally-responsive-care-and-giving-back-to-the-community/
  • http://share.kaiserpermanente.org/article/u-s-department-of-health-and-human-services-unveils-enhanced-standards-for-culturally-and-linguistically-appropriate-care/
  • http://share.kaiserpermanente.org/article/kaiser-permanente-recognized-with-corporate-leadership-award-for-providing-culturally-and-linguistically-appropriate-health-care-and-services/