Holistic Nursing: Holism and Holistic Health Care for NursesNirjharini Tripathy
You are more than your body, an assortment of parts.
The holistic approach treats your mind, body, and soul as one unit. A holistic nurse treats their patients not just as another case or a regular diagnosis. Instead, a Holistic Nurse will customize her/his approach based the patient.<...
This approach is more comprehensive and it simply works. In this book, you will learn about holistic nursing – its purpose, the research behind it, spirituality and more.
Patients look forward to holistic nursing and the nurses are specifically trained for this purpose. A patient goes to a health care centers looking for a complete cure, not just a medical diagnosis and quick fix to their problem. Holistic Nurses are the best equipped to deal with such a patient's needs.
Through Holistic Nursing, the patient becomes a part of the nurse’s identity and they are offered more than just medical care. Patients need someone to guide them through their illness, to listen to their grievances, to offer care, a supportive hand, to understand their mental health, to soothe their anxieties and to associate with. Holistic nursing is the answer.