Health care providers practice in all different settings, in all different parts of the world. The United States has attracted people who have immigrated to America from all over the world, and have brought with them their culture and their faith. As health care providers, the acceptance of the diversity of these faiths is mandatory in order to effectively treat all individuals from these different belief systems. In this paper the author will compare the similarities and differences between the philosophies for providing care from the perspective of the Hindu, Buddhist and Sikh faiths compared to that of the Christian perspective.
Hinduism is one of the oldest world religions dating back to 2500 B.C. and is thought more of a... View More »