An Introduction to Spanish for Healthcare Workers

Author: Robert O. Chase
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300212976
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Now in its fourth edition, this widely used textbook is designed for students or professionals in medical fields who have little or no formal background in Spanish. Using online videos, readings, exercises, and activities such as role play and improvisation, it introduces the grammar structures and specialized medical vocabulary and colloquial terms that nurses, doctors, dentists, and allied health professionals need to communicate effectively with the growing Spanish-speaking population. In addition, rich cultural notes explain Latino customs and communication styles. NEW TO THE FOURTH EDITION: * Embellished full-color design with 174 illustrations and 275 classroom activities * Expanded lexicon, condensed grammar, and more target-language content * Audio program that can be accessed via QR codes in the text * A companion Web site with video program, self-correcting quizzes, downloadable graphics, and classroom activity sheets

The Latino Patient

Author: Nilda Chong
Publisher: Nicholas Brealey
ISBN: 1941176100
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book is an in-depth exploration of Latino diversity with relevant cultural values, practices, and effective communication strategies.

Spanish for Nurses Pocket Guide

Author: Donna Polverini
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 144964953X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Spanish for Nurses Pocket Guide includes basic phrases and vocabulary relating to parts of the body and ailments as well as questions and answers related to hospital facilities, admitting and treating patients in general and emergency care, as well as other issues. Cultural observations are highlighted and separate chapter on the intercultural aspects of nursing is included makign this book useful for all nurses. Spanish for Nurses contains a list of Spanish vocabulary words as well as a special glossary of “Spanglish” and border Spanish words and expressions in addition to such material in standard Spanish. A concise guide to basic Spanish grammar is included to make this pocket guide extremly useeful in the classtroom and on the floor.

Spanish and the Medical Interview

Author: Pilar Ortega
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323371566
Format: PDF, ePub
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Focusing on communication needs in real-world clinical situations, Dr. Pilar Ortega’s updated edition of this practical text helps you address today’s growing demand for Spanish-speaking physicians and healthcare workers. This resource provides basic Spanish skills, sample interview questions, relevant cultural information, and more, in addition to online videos of physician-patient interactions, interactive self-assessment tools, and clinical vignettes. You’ll find exactly what you need to develop better physician-patient communication skills, increase your cultural competence, and make better clinical decisions in your practice. Understand the nuts and bolts of better communication through Spanish grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, sample interview questions, and helpful interview techniques. Improve your skills with new and expanded content including more practice exercises for self-assessment, information on cultural issues, grammar tips and practice, complex clinical scenarios, and how to best use interpreters in your practice. Stay up to date with new chapters on pediatric health; common procedures and informed consent; the physician’s impression and plan; diabetes medication; travel history and special exposures; adult immunization history; exercise and adult health safety screening; and specialized physical examination. Gauge and hone your doctor-patient communication skills with interactive self-assessment tools and practice exercises. Watch video of real-time physician-patient exchanges (with English and Spanish subtitles), complete interactive practice exercises, and learn from clinical vignettes—all online at Student Consult.

Workbook

Author: Patricia Rush
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780131400221
Format: PDF, Kindle
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An elementary, communication-based text designed to help students who are preparing to work in one of the many areas of business and need "real life" Spanish on the job. Each chapter focuses on a different business setting: seeking employment, business travel, sales and marketing, banking, manufacturing, import/export, laws and regulations, and e-commerce/technology.

McGraw Hill s Complete Medical Spanish Second Edition

Author: Joanna Rios
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071814027
Format: PDF
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All the tools you need to communicate confidently and effectively with your Spanish-speaking patients As a dedicated healthcare provider you know that effective communication is key to providing patients with the high quality of care they deserve. And for medical professionals working in North America that often entails communicating with Spanish-speaking patients and their families. A valuable resource for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, hospital technicians, emergency care providers, and medical administrators with little or no Spanish-language experience, this book provides you with all the Spanish you need to do your job. More than a mere phrase book, McGraw-Hill’s Complete Medical Spanish features a complete, time-tested program guaranteed to help you: Understand and use a Spanish vocabulary of more than 3,000 general and medical terms Confidently interview patients, take histories, conduct physical exams, prescribe medication, and give follow-up instructions in Spanish Carry on spontaneous dialogues in Spanish using verbs in the past, present, future, and command forms Become more aware of major attitudinal differences between Latino and Anglo-American cultures and how they impact healthcare decisions McGraw-Hill's Complete Medical Spanish will teach you the skills needed to formulate original Spanish sentences and confidently dialogue with Spanish-speaking patients and their families. This indispensable "tool of the trade" is also available as a part of a three-CD audio package, McGraw-Hill’s Spanish for Healthcare Providers (ISBN: 978-0-07-166427-1)

Multicultural Issues in Counseling

Author: Courtland C. Lee
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119535174
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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With an emphasis on direct application to practice, this graduate-level text offers strategies for working with diverse client groups in a variety of settings. Introductory chapters build a foundation for cross-cultural counseling with discussions on current theory, the ongoing pursuit of multicultural competence, and the complexities of intersecting identities. Next, 15 chapters designed to help counselors develop their knowledge about and skills with the following populations are presented: African Americans American Indians Arab Americans Asian and Pacific Islanders Economically disadvantaged clients Immigrants Latinx LGBTQ clients Men Military personnel Multiracial individuals Older adults People with disabilities White people of European descent Women Detailed case studies in this section illustrate real-world perspectives on assessment and treatment for an increased understanding of culturally responsive counseling. The final section of the book focuses on ethics and social justice issues. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here. *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to [email protected]

An Introduction to Intercultural Communication

Author: Fred E. Jandt
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1412992877
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Filled with thought-provoking examples, photos, quotes, cases, and stories that spark students’ interest and challenge them to reconsider existing viewpoints, the Seventh Edition of Fred Jandt’s An Introduction to Intercultural Communication—a historical framework featuring extensive relevant updates—prepares today’s readers to successfully navigate our increasingly global community.

Cuaderno for salud

Author: University University of North Carolina
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780205730155
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Integrated into a single volume and organized to mirror the student text, the Cuaderno (Workbook) consists of workbook activities directly tied to material in the text. The organization of the Cuaderno materials for each chapter parallels that of the main text, facilitating assignment of homework corresponding to specific sections of the text.

An Introduction to Spanish for Healthcare Workers

Author: Robert O. Chase
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300212976
Format: PDF
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Now in its fourth edition, this widely used textbook is designed for students or professionals in medical fields who have little or no formal background in Spanish. Using online videos, readings, exercises, and activities such as role play and improvisation, it introduces the grammar structures and specialized medical vocabulary and colloquial terms that nurses, doctors, dentists, and allied health professionals need to communicate effectively with the growing Spanish-speaking population. In addition, rich cultural notes explain Latino customs and communication styles. NEW TO THE FOURTH EDITION: * Embellished full-color design with 174 illustrations and 275 classroom activities * Expanded lexicon, condensed grammar, and more target-language content * Audio program that can be accessed via QR codes in the text * A companion Web site with video program, self-correcting quizzes, downloadable graphics, and classroom activity sheets