As discussed earlier, nursing is both an art and a science. While your foundation of decision making and practice standards emphasize science, it is the art of nursing that is highlighted and showcased when practicing holistically.
Now that you have learned about holistic nursing, in this written assignment, think about yourself as a practicing “holistic nurse.” In no more than three pages:
- Describe the knowledge, values, and skills you will need to practice holistically?
- Discuss how this approach to nursing care can promote positive client health outcomes?
- Identify two possible challenges or issues you might face in practicing holistically and how you might overcome them