33.554 Palliative and End of Life Nursing Care

Palliative and End of Life Nursing Care

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 33172
Status Active

Through didactic, discussion and field experiences, participants in this course explore research and theory related to death, dying, grief, bereavement, and end-of-life-care throughout the lifespan. Personal, professional, cultural, and ethical barriers and facilitators to the provision of palliative care will be examined using a holistic approach. Comfort and restorative care will be considered within the context of the family and the community in a variety of settings where palliative care is provided.