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References: The Many Faces of Diversity

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Information on-line at the American Nurses Association’s web site

Discrimination and Racism in Health Care: ANA Position Statement
Retrieved on January 30, 2003, www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/HealthcareandPolicyIssues/ANAPositionStatements/ANAPositions/EthicsandHumanRights/prtetdisrac14448.aspx

Diversity: A continuing challenge
S. Trossman. The American Nurse. January/February 1998.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003, www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/ANAMarketplace/ANAPeriodicals/TAN/1998/JanFeb98Diversity.aspx

Nursing Around the World: Cultural Values and Ethical Conflicts
R. Ludwick & M. Cipriano Silva. OJIN
Retrieved on January 30, 2003, www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/OJIN/Columns/Ethics/CulturalValuesandEthicalConflicts.aspx

Cultural Diversity in Nursing Practice: ANA Position Statement
Retrieved on January 30, 2003, www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/HealthcareandPolicyIssues/ANAPositionStatements/ANAPositions/EthicsandHumanRights/prtetcldv14444.aspx

Rethinking the relationship between Nursing and Diversity: Creating a “culture of inclusion”.
M. Gooden, C.Porter, R. Gonzalez, B.Mims. The American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Jan 2001 Vol 101(1). Retrieved on January 30, 2003,
www.nursingworld.org/HiddenDocumentVault/AJN/2001/AJNNursingandDiversity.aspx

Foundations/Organizations/Centers

Groups that promote diversity

DiversityRx
Site developed to provide information about the importance of diversity in America and the health care setting. The site also includes models and practices for diversity in health care, policies in diversity in health care, legal issues related to diversity and resources for diversity resources.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.diversityrx.org

DiversityWeb: Resource Hub for Higher Education
Center for practice and references about diversity in higher education.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.diversityweb.org

Sigma Theta Tau International: Diversity Resources
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
A diversity statement from the honor society of nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, as well as articles on diversity topics and diversity resources.
http://www.nursingsociety.org/GlobalConnect/Initiatives/Pages/diversity.aspx

Southern Regional Education Board: Racial/Ethnic and Gender Diversity in Nursing Education
This site provides a summary of activities to increase diversity in nursing and nursing education specifically in the southern regions of the USA.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:

http://www.sreb.org/programs/Nursing/publications/Diversity_in_Nursing.asp

Cultural Competence
Site produced by the Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice to provide resources about cultural competence.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://cecp.air.org/cultural/default.htm

Effective strategies for increasing diversity in nursing programs.
American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Issue Bulletin, December 2001
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Publications/issues/dec01.htm

National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC)

The NCCC is a part of Georgetown University’s Center for Child and Human Development
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www11.georgetown.edu/research/gucchd/nccc/

The Cross Cultural health Care Program

The site addresses broad cultural issues and its impact on the health of individuals and families in ethnic minority communities nationwide.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.xculture.org

Transcultural Nursing Society (TCNS)
Website of TCNS with links to Dr. Leininger's Web Pages
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.tcns.org/

Government sites

Sites related to Governments of countries and their states/provinces

US Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Bureau of Health Profession
The National Advisory Cocommeuncil on nurse education and practice presents issues related to racial/ethnic diversity in nursing education and practice in the USA.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/nacnep/divrepex.htm

Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (EEOC)
The EEOC is the USA government’s equal employment law enforcement agency.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.eeoc.gov

National Institute of Nursing Research Diversity Programs and resources
Opportunities, research, and resources related to diversity within research for the National Institute of Nursing Research.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.nih.gov/ninr/research/diversity.html

Multicultural Health Resources
Provides a variety of cultural and health links including fact sheets, guidelines, and assessments by Queensland government, Australia.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.mhcs.health.nsw.gov.au/

The Office of Minority Health
US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) office that advises on public health program activities affecting American Indian and Alaska native, African American, Asian American and Pacific Islander and Hispanic populations.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.omhrc.gov

Commercial sites

Business sites focused on diversity

Cultural Diversity in the Health Care Field – Jamarda Resources.Inc.
The site specializes in providing educational products, resources and training for health care providers.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.jamardaresources.com

Diversity and Health Care Resource Center
The site helps to provide health care providers with access to information about culturally competent care and increases the effectiveness of diversity in the health care workplace.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.diversityresources.com/health.htm

Workforce development group/Diversity in Health Care: A Summary
I. Lahiri & A Sedicum. The article is a summation of a thirteen part series that has examined the role of diversity in the health care industry.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.workforcedevelopmentgroup.com/news_eighteen.html

Minority Nurse
Resources about and for diversity in nursing. Information on how to access Minority Nurse Magazine.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.minoritynurse.com/

IMDiversity– The HealthCare Industry Channel
Links to diversity in health care and an online article
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.imdiversity.com/Article_Detail.asp?Article_ID=8078

Other

Articles and information from a range of sources

Diversity: Task Forces and Councils Foster Diversity Success
L. M. Baytos. HR Magazine. October 1995
This site contains selections from the book Designing and Implementing Successful Diversity Programs, co-published by Prentice-Hall and the Society for Human Resource.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.shrm.org/hrmagazine/articles/10diversity.html

The Provider’s Guide to Quality & Culture
The site provides health care providers the ability to provide high quality, culturally competent services to multi-ethnic populations.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://erc.msh.org/mainpage.cfm?file=1.0.htm&module=provider&language=English

Transcultural Nursing: Basic Concepts & Case Studies
The site provides information and testimonials on how to provide understanding on caring for people with diverse cultural backgrounds.
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.culturediversity.org/index.html

Transcultural and Multicultural Health Links

Links created by E. Bosman at Indiana University
Retrieved on January 30, 2003 from:
http://www.iun.edu/~libemb/trannurs/trannurs.htm

Transcultural C.A.R.E Associates

Private consultation service by Dr. Campinha-Bacote. Has extensive reference list including links to web sites on culture.
Retrieved on March 19, 2003 from:
http://www.transculturalcare.net/

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