Discussion Question: Due Monday by 5pm
For this week’s discussion, please read, “People Like That Are the Only People Here” found in your textbook on page 466.
This short story explores a young child’s serious illness. The frightening and highly emotional situation provides a glimpse into the helplessness parents face when serious medical issues surface. In a response of 250 or more words, discuss the healthcare professional’s role in communicating a sense of hope to parents.
Tip: PLEASE Consider where in the story a technician, nurse, physician, etc. provided or failed to provide assurance.
Include a short quote from the text to support your insights. (Remember to create in-text citations in APA format and include a reference at the end of the post.)
Reading for this discussion is attached.