Nursing: Cultural Humility for Healthcare Professionals
22.95
Online
Elective
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About this Course

The purpose of this education program is to present an introduction to cultural humility and offers tools for healthcare professionals to use when working with diverse patients in a culturally humble manner.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Define cultural humility.
  • Describe dimensions of diversity in the United States.
  • Identify factors that can interfere in the healthcare professional/patient relationship with patients of diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Explain cultural humility from the perspectives of oppression, privilege, and marginalization. 
  • Describe the process of providing patient care with cultural humility.
  • Differentiate between multicultural competency and cultural humility. 

About the Author
Adrianne E. Avillion, D.Ed, RN

Adrianne E. Avillion, D.Ed, RN, is an accomplished nursing professional development specialist and healthcare author. She earned a doctoral degree in adult education and an MS in nursing from Penn State University, and a BSN from Bloomsburg University. Dr. Avillion has held a variety of nursing positions as a staff nurse in critical care, physical medicine, and rehabilitation settings, as well as numerous leadership roles in professional development. She has published extensively and is a frequent presenter at conferences and conventions devoted to the specialty of continuing education and nursing professional development. Dr. Avillion owns and is the CEO of Strategic Nursing Professional Development, a business that specializes in continuing education for healthcare professionals and consulting services in nursing professional development. 

About the Reviewer
Mary C. Ross, PhD, RN

Dr. Ross is an experienced nursing educator with extensive clinical experience in multiple areas of nursing including community and mental health. She is a retired Air Force flight nurse and previous chair of a national Veterans Administration advisory council. She has extensive experience living and working in foreign countries and with diverse patient populations.

Course ID: 47882
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Cultural Humility for Healthcare Professionals

22.95
About this Course

The purpose of this education program is to present an introduction to cultural humility and offers tools for healthcare professionals to use when working with diverse patients in a culturally humble manner.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Define cultural humility.
  • Describe dimensions of diversity in the United States.
  • Identify factors that can interfere in the healthcare professional/patient relationship with patients of diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Explain cultural humility from the perspectives of oppression, privilege, and marginalization. 
  • Describe the process of providing patient care with cultural humility.
  • Differentiate between multicultural competency and cultural humility. 

About the Author
Adrianne E. Avillion, D.Ed, RN

Adrianne E. Avillion, D.Ed, RN, is an accomplished nursing professional development specialist and healthcare author. She earned a doctoral degree in adult education and an MS in nursing from Penn State University, and a BSN from Bloomsburg University. Dr. Avillion has held a variety of nursing positions as a staff nurse in critical care, physical medicine, and rehabilitation settings, as well as numerous leadership roles in professional development. She has published extensively and is a frequent presenter at conferences and conventions devoted to the specialty of continuing education and nursing professional development. Dr. Avillion owns and is the CEO of Strategic Nursing Professional Development, a business that specializes in continuing education for healthcare professionals and consulting services in nursing professional development. 

About the Reviewer
Mary C. Ross, PhD, RN

Dr. Ross is an experienced nursing educator with extensive clinical experience in multiple areas of nursing including community and mental health. She is a retired Air Force flight nurse and previous chair of a national Veterans Administration advisory council. She has extensive experience living and working in foreign countries and with diverse patient populations.

Course ID: 47882