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NURS 7644 Palliative Care III: Practicum (Spring: 6 )


Course Description

This course prepares students to integrate advanced knowledge of palliative care in assessing and managing the symptoms of those experiencing life-threatening illness within the palliative care focus. Complex psychological, ethical, social and spiritual issues and grief reactions will be the focus of the clinical practicum. Additionally, the student will explore and experience the role of the advanced practice nurse leader on the palliative care team, family meeting and patient support group. Students may provide care across diverse health care settings.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: NURS 7640, NURS 7641, NURS 7642, enrollment in the School of Nursing

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Last Updated: 17-Nov-15