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Author O'Brien, Mary Elizabeth.

Title A nurse's handbook of spiritual care : standing on holy ground / Mary Elizabeth O'Brien
Published Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, [2004]


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Description xv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents 1. Spirituality in Nursing: Standing on Holy Ground -- 2. Nursing Assessment of Spiritual Needs -- 3. The Nurse-Patient Relationship: A Sacred Covenant -- 4. Spiritual Care of the Acutely Ill Person -- 5. Spiritual Care of the Chronically Ill Person -- 6. Spiritual Care of the Ill Child -- 7. Spiritual Care of Families -- 8. Spiritual Care of the Older Adult -- 9. Spiritual Care in Death and Bereavement -- 10. Parish Nursing: Healthcare Ministry Within the Church -- 11. Spiritual Care in Mass Casualty Disasters -- 12. Prayer In Nursing: The Spirituality of Compassionate Caregiving -- App. A. Nurses' Prayers for the Sick -- App. B. A Nurse's Psalm of Reverence for Life -- App. C. A Nurse's Way of the Cross
Summary "This handy pocket guide provides quick access to a variety of information that helps nurses address the spiritual needs of patients. Designed for use in myriad health care settings, and particularly ideal for visiting and parish nurses."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Medicine -- Religious aspects.
Nursing -- Religious aspects.
LC no. 2003061947
ISBN 0763732915
Other Titles Standing on Holy ground