Mikeal E. Fountain, BSN, RN, has been the cardiac director at East Texas Medical Center, Tyler, Texas for the past 20 years. He has been married to Rebecca for 28 years.
Rebecca P. Fountain, PhD, RN is an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Tyler School of Nursing. She has been a nurse educator for 20 years, actively observing the importance of spiritual care in nursing.
Note that Mikeal E. Fountain experienced and initially wrote the article, and Rebecca P. Fountain provided revisions.
The author declares no conflict of interest.