USA Culture Basics for Traveling Healthcare Professionals

Learn about the culture within the United States of America.
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  • Lectures 7
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Welcome to the USA Culture Basics course presented by Translate Nursing LLC. Why would you need to learn about the USA Culture?This course is not for those who already frequently visit the USA or those who already live in this country, however, this class is for those who are going to visit this country for the first time or are planning on moving here in the future to work within this country. This course is designed specifically for these people with easier to read terminology and more basic definitions on the information presented. This class is a presentation type of class with a mixture of mash-up videos, presentations, examples and stories and ultimately hand-out materials to help you remember what was covered easier.

What are the requirements?

  • English fluency in verbal, written and reading is required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course, you will be able to
  • Have a basic understanding of the geographic information about the United States
  • Have a basic understanding of the United States population and religion types
  • Have a basic understanding of the time zones and the measurement system within the United States
  • Describe some of the important American traditions, holidays and celebrations
  • Be able to identify the basics of the legal system, educational system and the Health care system
  • Have a basic understanding of the actions and nuances of the United States culture
  • Understand the level of cultural diversity within the USA
  • Understand social etiquette within the USA

Who is the target audience?

  • This course was designed for foreign born health care professionals with one goal in mind - to help with the successful transition into the United States of America Health care system and culture
  • This is an introductory course and no prior knowledge is needed
  • This course is for the professional that does not currently live or work within the United States of America.
  • This course is for anyone that wants to learn about USA culture and customs

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
8 pages
Section 2: Basic Overview of American Culture
Demographics of the United States
American Holidays
USA Culture and Nuances
Time Zones and Measurement
American Cuisine and Office Culture
11 pages
Section 3: References
2 pages

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Instructor Biography

Translate Nursing is a company that was established by foreign-born healthcare professionals with one goal in mind - to help with the successful transition into a new healthcare culture and country.

We provide you with that global connection through the world-wide web, social media, blogging and the telephone, thus helping you to feel connected.

Our company, through a holistic team approach, delivers effective and individually prepared resources to support Foreign-Born Healthcare Professionals (FBHP) and their families. Our services can help fill the void between familiar practice and expected practices within the United States Healthcare System.

Our company serves as a resource for foreign-born healthcare professionals and their families who may need more education and support in achieving an optimal and successful transformation into their new culture.

Our networking includes foreign born-healthcare professionals from all healthcare disciplines. Nursing, certified nursing assistants, respiratory therapists are a few of the specialities included.

We allow YOU to discuss YOUR concerns or questions in a calm non-threatening environment.

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