In the following case:
A 6-year-old develops a high fever accompanied by violent vomiting and convulsions
while at school. The child is rushed to a nearby hospital. The attending physician makes
a diagnosis of meningitis and requests permission from the parents to initiate treatment.
Both parents are Christian Scientists, and they insist that no medical treatment be given
to the child. The physician initiates treatment anyway, and the parents later sue the
physician and the hospital.
1. Describe the perspectives, needs, and expectations of each of the following health
care stakeholders: (a) child, (b) parents, (c) physician, (d) health care staff, (e)
hospital, administrator, and (f) attorney.
write a 500-1000 word essay.