May 11, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

NU 3710 - End of Life Transitions


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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.