CM387-0802A-01 Management Principles in Health Care Phase 1 Discussion Board

Deliverable Length: 1-2 pages

Details: Diversity has become an important focus of many healthcare organizations, especially in urban settings. There is awareness of the need to construct diverse patient care efforts for the cultural uniqueness of the patients that are served.

Summarize the following questions in essay form:

Is a diverse workforce needed even if the patient population is diverse? Why or why not?
If a diverse staff does exist, how can healthcare managers prepare to lead their staff successfully?

Date Due: Friday, Apr 11, 2008 by 12am eastern time

Objective: Identify specific skills and knowledge areas essential for managing a diverse workforce with sensitivity and competency.

Please include references, citations, etc….

Thank You