Jun 21, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 3710 - End of Life Transitions

This course is designed to introduce students to palliative care and end of life transitions. The unique role of the nurse will be explored. Communication skills with the patient family and interdisciplinary team will be identified. Evidence-based pain and symptom management along with pharmacological interventions will be reviewed. Loss, grief, and bereavement will be discussed. Students will develop an awareness of their own perspective on grief and loss and identify health coping strategies.