holistic health care

holistic health care

a system of comprehensive or total patient care that considers the physical, emotional, social, economic, and spiritual needs of the person; his or her response to illness; and the effect of the illness on the ability to meet self-care needs. Holistic nursing is the modern nursing practice that expresses this philosophy of care. Also called comprehensive care.
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Access to health care, management of chronic disease, and health promotion are managed by school nurses on the front lines of providing holistic health care to students across Montana," said Karen Graf, Director of the Montana Association of School Nurses, and Vicky Byrd, Executive Director of the Montana Nurses Association.
Taking a major stride into providing holistic health care services, Prime Medical Centre inaugurated its latest state-of-the-art multi-speciality facility in Dubai on Monday.
And as prescription and O-T-C drugs are a key constituent of any holistic health care delivery ecosystem, pharmacies can develop strategic relationships with ACOs to become an integral part of this care delivery continuum.
vi) Creation of BIMSTEC Task Force on Traditional Medicine: India has offered to host the first meeting in September 2017 to work on strengthening the role of traditional medicine for holistic health care.
The foundation aims to provide holistic health care for the entire community of around 70,000 people across age groups, starting from the birth, through their journey into childhood, adolescence, adulthood and in the latter years of their life.
Both are essential, if nursing is to take its rightful place as the pre-eminent provider of holistic health care directed at eliminating health inequities.
Arif Hunashi, chief operating officer at Bupa Arabia, stated: "We, at Bupa, always strive to provide the best health care for you and your family and do not limit ourselves to merely providing the best high quality health insurance services, but we go beyond seeking to provide you with holistic health care in your daily lives.
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Holistic health care does not fit into the ethics and principles of our western health care system.
The study developed the Winnunga Holistic Health Care Prison Model published in the report You do the crime, you do the time (Poroch et al.
India has a holistic health care system that is accessible and effective.