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NURS 111 - Nurses Communicating with Their Diverse Patients (2)

This course overviews the research and issues related to nurses communicating with diverse patients, specifically persons of varying cultures/ethnicities, persons with disabilities, children, and older patients. The underlying communication premises and foundations of interacting with persons about health of the aforementioned diversity will be explored and detailed. In addition, literature concerning and the use of medical interpreters to aid in the nurse and health communication process, when applicable, will be addressed.