ELNEC Geriatric Module 4: Ethics and Goals of Care

Green Clock Hours: 1.25

Ethics is a branch of philosophy that has important applications to the work that nurses do. Understanding ethics and applying ethical principles in palliative care is fundamental in our work and aligns with practices that support the older adult in their final journey. The cornerstone of ensuring “a good death” for older adults is to provide care that is consistent with the older adult’s or family’s values and goals through identifying, communicating, and honoring these goals and values. The goal of this course is to provide nurses with knowledge of ethics in palliative care for older adults.

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Course Description

Ethics is a branch of philosophy that has important applications to the work that nurses do. Understanding ethics and applying ethical principles in palliative care is fundamental in our work and aligns with practices that support the older adult in their final journey. The cornerstone of ensuring “a good death” for older adults is to provide care that is consistent with the older adult’s or family’s values and goals through identifying, communicating, and honoring these goals and values. The goal of this course is to provide nurses with knowledge of ethics in palliative care for older adults.

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