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1 Welcome to Seminar HW215 Models of Health and Wellness Unit 8Health and Wellness ModelDesign: Multi-culturalInstructor: Add Day, Date, TimeRobyn Hoban
2 AGENDA Unit 7 Review Unit 8 Discussion Questions Questions Wheel of the FutureeHealthUnit 8 Discussion QuestionsStudy Abroad Practicum for Oaxaca, Mexico.QuestionsTo play Wheel of History is simple.Everyone knows how to play wheel of fortune?I will give you a definition.I will also give you the vowels.You need to fill in the consonants to come up with the key term.As soon as you know the answer, type it in.
3 E _ O _ O _ YThe study of the relationship of plants and animals to their physical and biological environment.Ecology
4 E _ E A _ _ _The use of advanced technologies such as the Internet, advanced networks, portable equipment and telecommunications to deliver and archive information related to healtheHealth
5 _ E O _ O _ I _ I _ A _Perspective combining geography and social sciences related to spatial patterns of health ranging from home, city, region, state to international. Geo-political
6 _ E A _ _ _According to the World Health Organization (WHO), this refers to being free of disease and illness.health
7 I _ _ O _ _ A _ I _ _The science of informationInformatics
8 _ E _ _ _ E _ _ I _ E Viewpoint of advocate, supporter, promoter Perspective
9 _ O _ I _ I _ A _Relating to politics, especially party politics and the support for policies and principles advocated by various groupsPolitical
10 _ E _ _ _ O _ O _ YA method or methodology that applies technical knowledge or tools such as the World Wide Web (WWW) referred to as the InternetTechnology
12 eHealth Efficiency Enhancing quality Evidenced based Empowerment EncouragementEducationEnablingExtendingEthicsEquityBefore we go on to unit 8 discussion, let’s take a minute to look at eHealth.Gunther Eysenbach, in his article in “Journal of Medical Internet Research”, identified 10 qualities of eHealth.Efficiency – avoiding duplicationEnhancing quality – improving quality of care and outcomesEvidenced based – proven by rigorous scientific evaluationEmpowerment – records accessible, patient centered medicine, enables evidenced based patient choiceEncouragement – relationship between the patient and health professional, decisions are made in a shared mannerEducation – continuing medical ed, health ed and information for consumersEnabling – information exchange and communicationExtending – enables consumers to easily obtain health services online from global providersEthics – poses new challenges and threats to ethical issues such as online professional practice, informed consent, privacy and equity issues.Equity –It was believed that computers would allow everyone to access information, but not everyone has the money, skills, and access to computers and networks or cannot use computers effectively. Results in an inequityEysenbach,G“What is e-Health”J Med Internet Res 2001; 3(2):e20<URL:
14 QUESTION 1Why is the “Study Abroad Practicum recommended for the state of Oaxaca?What were the benefits to the people of Mexico?What were the benefits to the students?
15 QUESTION 2What initial connections were used to develop a study abroad nursing course?How was this program set up?Who were the key players?
16 QUESTION 3What were the lessons learned from using the nursing elective program in Oaxaca, Mexico?Do you think it was successful?In what ways?If given the opportunity, would you like to participate in such a program?Since we can’t all be part of this program, how else could we provide this type of cultural learning experience?
17 CULTURAL COMPETENCYWhat are the key components of a culturally competent healthcare system?Culture and cultural barriers: cultural diversity trainingLanguage – interpreters, bilingual instructionsAccess – ethnic specific settingsQuality – system to recruit and retain multicultural staffCommunity involvement – identification of needs and implementation process
18 CULTURALLY COMPETENT PROGRAMS Which ones did you like from the readings?Why?What made them successful?Can they be duplicated?
19 ANY QUESTIONS? Do you have any questions about the final project? Instructions for the project?
20 REFERENCESEysenbach G, What is e-health?J Med Internet Res 2001;3(2):e20, <URL:Microsoft Corporation. (2008). Microsoft clipart. Retrieved fromKaplan University. (2007). HW215 course materials. Retrieved fromHoltz, C., (2008). Global health care: Issues and Policies. Boston, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers