(Answered) NR501NP Week 6: Culture and Caring Theories -NP


NR501NP Theoretical Basis for Advanced Nursing Practice

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Which of the culture and caring theories most resonates with you for your practice as an NP? How does the theory integrate the nursing paradigm?  What parts of the theory do you identify with? How does the theory help to meet CLAS standards to advance health equity?


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The theory that most resonates with my future practice as a nurse practitioner (NP) is the Campinha-Bacote’s culture theory. This theory focuses on cultural awareness for self and for patients when providing care (Butts & Rich, 2018). The theory comprises five concepts: cultural awareness, cultural knowledge, cultural skill, cultural encounter and cultural desire. Cultural awareness emphasizes having awareness of your own cultural values and biases as well as those of the patient. ……please click the icon below to purchase full answer at $10