The Role of Spirituality in Health Care “informative in its analysis and attention to the spiritual needs of the patient which is often overlooked
The article by the author “The Role of Spirituality in Health Care “informative in its analysis and attention to the spiritual needs of the patient which is often overlooked (Puchalski ,2001). Spirituality in terms of disease and healing is important and can help with coping and recovery when facing a chronic illness, suffering, or a loss. These belief values can vary from person to person however they tend to have an overarching core principle of a spiritual faith-based core belief set. As part of a physical work-up and collection of history and physical data is collected a spiritual history is also taken and incorporated into the healthcare treatment model in this way the healthcare professionals are providing a holistic all-encompassing care of the patient also addressing the spiritual needs of the patient (Puchalski ,2001).
Puchalski, C. M. (2001, October). The role of spirituality in health care. Retrieved December 18, 2018. from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1305900/