A nurse aide can assist clients withtheir spiritual needs by:

  1. taking clients to the nurse aide'schurch

  2. allowing clients to talk abouttheir beliefs

  3. avoiding any religious discussions

  4. talking about the nurse aide'sown spiritual beliefs



A nurse aide who is active in herchurch is assigned to care for a clientwho is not a member of any religiousgroup. The nurse aide SHOULD:

  1. help the client understand thenurse aide's faith

  2. tell the client that it is importantfor the client to join some church,even if it is not the nurse aide'schurch

  3. respect the client's beliefs andavoid starting religious discussions

  4. arrange to have the nurse aide'sclergyman visit the client