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Date/Time
Date(s) - 26/09/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location
Beechworth Health Service
52 Sydney Rd
Beechworth

Available Spaces 0


Overview: A practical session using a simulation to help participants gain an insight as to how it feels to be in a minority culture.

A traveller in a foreign country sustains a suspected broken ankle and makes their way to a hospital for treatment. Their goal is to get an x-ray and some pain relief.

The focus – identifying that it is difficult to provide safe and effective health care when complicated by cultural factors.

Learning objectives –

  1. Explore how communication impacts safe delivery of healthcare
  2. Explore how cultural norms impact on safe delivery of healthcare

Appropriate audiences – health professionals and health professions students.