REFLECTION: WHATISITLIKETOBEAPATIENT?IDIS 106 Due: Tuesday, February 26th. Please submit your completed assignment on Moodle. Name: Marcus Hayes Patient NeedsSelect one of the patient needs listed below and:•Patients need to be understood •Patients need to be validated •Patients need to understand •Patients need moral support •However serious or trivial the illness or complaint, patients need a prognosis •Patients need consistency •Patients need a sense that the doctor cares •Patients need an advocate a)explain this need in greater depth (from the perspective of a patient; Ex. Why might the patient have this need?) The patient must be validated so that he/she can be treated properly. For example, if a patient has a possible Sexual Transmitted Disease but the patient states that they aren’t having sex it could raise possible questions for the doctor while also creating a bigger issue.
- Spring '19
- Health care provider, Marcus Hayes