Being prepared to respond to natural disasters, terrorist events, and contagious diseases has become an important competency for healthcare professionals. Yet most instructors wonder: What do my students need to know?
Emergency & Disaster Preparedness distills the essential, cutting-edge information about how communities and healthcare facilities prepare and manage the response processes, meeting federal guidelines.
This unique text focuses on cultural diversity in healthcare delivery, giving students insightful guidance about the different communication styles of prevalent ethnic groups. The content has been extensively expanded, enhanced, and updated to give students a better understanding of how each culture commonly relays and receives information.