# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant II Task 1369948806

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate respect for diverse individuals.

Definition

Demonstration should include respect for diverse
  • genders
  • races
  • religions
  • ages
  • economic statuses
  • languages.
Providing culture- and age-sensitive care to patients should include adapting medical interventions and interaction strategies as appropriate.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it necessary for the medical assistant to recognize and respect cultural diversity in the workplace?
  • What age-sensitive situations may arise with patients in a healthcare setting?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

GOVT.16

The student will apply social science skills to understand that in a democratic republic, thoughtful and effective participation in civic life is characterized by

  1. exercising personal character traits such as trustworthiness, responsibility, and honesty;
  2. obeying the law and paying taxes;
  3. serving as a juror;
  4. participating in the political process and voting in local, state, and national elections;
  5. performing public service;
  6. keeping informed about current issues;
  7. respecting differing opinions and the rights of others;
  8. practicing personal and fiscal responsibility;
  9. demonstrating the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that foster the responsible and respectful use of digital media; and
  10. practicing patriotism.

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Science Events

 

Knowledge Test: Human Growth and Development

 

Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics

 

Recognition

 

Health Care Issues Exam