1-What is your culture?( my culture is Hispanic). Which culture or cultures do you most strongly identify with?
2-Find a first generation health care worker from a culture that you do not identify with. He or she must have been educated in his or her home country. Interview this health care worker.
Be sure to find out:
•How the person views his or her own cultural norms.
•How these cultural norms influence his or her practice.
•How this person has become acculturated into his or her profession in the U.S. (provide details)
•Suggestions from this person for giving care to people from his/her country that eliminates cultural barriers.