In the Holistic view of health and illness, there is a definite distinction made between the outcomes of healing and cure. One of the ideas stated in the reading is that healing can occur even in the absence of cure. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Why? Give sources to support your position. Be sure to include clinical experiences from your nursing practice and citations from the readings or the online library.
In the lecture you saw that there are four holistic modalities to self—physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. Choose one modality and discuss how improving health in that modality will improve health in the whole being. Give examples from your clinical experience and cite sources from the readings or the online library.
In what circumstances are health care providers required to report otherwise-protected health information? To whom are health care providers required to report? Do you think heath care records should be kept confidential and never reported? Why?
Discussion Topic #2
How might an effective system balance an individual’s need for privacy with the need to make all necessary information readily available to facilitate the effective and efficient delivery of quality health care?
Discussion Topic #3
What is the biggest takeaway you have from this course? Did this course change your views on health care management at all? If so, how?