As the industrialized nations of the world work toward quality improvement, under-resourced nations continue to struggle with the most basic of needs.
Lynn Clark Callister is a Professor Emerita, College of Nursing, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, and an Editorial Board Member of MCN. She can be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Appreciation is expressed to Christina Bohn for her assistance in the preparation of this column.
The author declares no conflict of interest.