Care of the Ill Adult
... for the ill Adult
Holistic nursing involves the health care practise that focuses on healing the body. It entails the identification of a patient’s health care needs, which can be either actual or potential (Amato, 2006). It is worth noting that providing a holistic assessment to the patient during admission to the ward is one of the fundamental requirements of nursing. This is because, through holistic nursing, it becomes possible to ensure that unity of the body, mind, spirit, emotion, and the environment becomes guaranteed. This implies that nurses, who strive to offer holistic assessment, need to consider all the needs of every patient irrespective of the reason behind their encount...