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Coming Full Circle: Understanding American Indian Health Disparities


Coming Full Circle: Understanding American Indian Health Disparities

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Using visuals from Native American culture this lessons takes students on a journey to help them better understand the health disparities within this specific population. Viewers will interact with graphics and activities. Learners will be able to: Explain the concept of the healing circle. Discuss the role of assumptions in the healthcare encounter. Summarize the health disparities that affect American Indians. Explain the factors that contribute to health disparities in American... More
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: Flash
Date Added to MERLOT: January 15, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 11, 2012
Submitter: Eileen Horn
Keywords: medications, minority, Socioeconomic status, beliefs, diverse, cultural, meds, healing circle, commissions, errors, patients, behaviors, Meskwak, Ojibwe, responsibility, competence, healthcare, systems, nurses, responsible, omissions, health care, Ethnicity, Historical trauma, Religion, Race, cultural competence, Sexual orientation, Alaska Native, Cherokee, health, native American, Nationality, Education, safety, Gender, Language, American Indian, causes


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States


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