Write a paper (1,000-1,250 words) that addresses the impact diversity  has on health care, and the changes that occur to support diverse  populations. Include the following:

  1. Define diversity. Explain  how diverse demographics influence the health care industry. Include at  least three of the following in your response: culture, gender,  generational differences, religion and spirituality, and social and  economic status.
  2. Define the meaning of cultural competence and the role it plays in organizational behavior.
  3. What  is meant by the term “diversity management”? How have changes in U.S.  demographics impacted the health care industry, diversity of customers,  and diversity within the organization itself?
  4. How does  understanding diversity support awareness, empathy, and understanding  with a community? How does it support a national and global community?

Include two three peer-reviewed scholarly sources including your textbook.

Prepare  this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style  Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not  required.