Preparation Your organization has seen an increase in the number of individuals using complimentary alternative medicine (CAM), traditional medicine, holistic health, and spirituality. In addition to your work on the interdisciplinary team, you have been asked by your organization to prepare and deliver an educational session on CAM, traditional medicine, holistic health, and spirituality that can be used by all health care teams. How will you complete this task? You should focus on these concepts as they pertain to your population (from the Windshield Survey assessment), but also in a broader sense. Use the Internet to look for recent research articles or information on these topics to use as supporting resources in your assessment.
For this assessment, prepare a PowerPoint presentation in which you: Identify the topics you will cover in your educational plan. Provide a list of resources your audience can use to further their understanding of complimentary alternative medicine (CAM). Explain why it is important for nurses and members of other health care teams to develop an understanding of CAM, traditional medicine, holistic health, and spirituality. Examine any ethical, legal, and economic principles related to CAM, traditional medicine, holistic health, and spirituality. Describe how these forms of health care can affect a plan of action for individuals and populations.