An Overview of Spiritual Needs on Patient’s Anxiety Levels Diagnosed with COVID-19 in Hospital

  • Sevtri Ledyana Haloho Universitas Advent Indonesia
  • Ernawati Siagian Universitas Advent Indonesia
Keywords: anxiety, covid-19, spiritual needs

Abstract

Background: Spiritual needs have a relationship with the level of anxiety related to a person's body and soul to improve coping in dealing with difficult situations.

Objectives: The purpose of this study is to describe variable attributes, spiritual needs, and anxiety levels in patients diagnosed with COVID-19.

Methods: The research method is correlational descriptive using a purposive sampling technique, with a total of 155 respondents. The Spiritual Needs Questionnaire was used to measure spiritual needs and the Depression Anxiety Stress Scale was used to measure anxiety levels.

Results: The research method is correlational descriptive using a purposive sampling technique, with a total of 155 respondents. The Spiritual Needs Questionnaire was used to measure spiritual needs and the Depression Anxiety Stress Scale was used to measure anxiety levels.

Conclusion:Spiritual support as a means of coping and managing anxiety is needed to strengthen patients and families in overcoming their illness during the COVID-19 pandemic

Published
2021-09-26