Cultural Considerations

Posted May 21, 2020

Culturally Connected
BC Children’s and Women’s Hospitals, Provincial Health Services Authority
*Culturally Connected is an approach that brings together cultural humility and health literacy to help care providers and their clients develop shared understanding of each other’s values, beliefs, needs, and priorities.

Talking about Illness (videos)
Living My Culture, Canadian Virtual Hospice


Tools for Practice: Culture
Canadian Virtual Hospice

Providing Appropriate End-of-Life Care to Religious and Ethnic Minorities
Partain D.K., Ingram C., Strand J.J. Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 92 (1) (pp 147-152), 2017. Date of Publication: 01 Jan 2017.

Culture and palliative care: preferences, communication, meaning, and mutual decision making
Cain, C. L., Surbone, A., Elk, R., & Kagawa-Singer, M. (2018). Journal of pain and symptom management, 55(5), 1408-1419.

Facilitators and barriers for advance care planning among ethnic and racial minorities in the U.S.: A systematic review of the current literature
Hong, Michin; Yi, Eun-Hye; Johnson, Kimberly J; Adamek, Margaret E.
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Vol.20(5), 2018, pp. 1277-1287.