Course Code: REL-PAL-ELNEC-PED5
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 10/31/2018
Identify dimensions and influence of culture on pediatric palliative care.
Describe how you can provide culturally competent care to children and their families.
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Culture and Palliative Care A. Meet Kimberly B. Culture C. End-of-Life Care D. Components of Culture E. Cultural Sensitivity F. Culturally Competent Care G. Cultural Assessment H. Self-Assessment I. Communication Considerations J. Role of the Family K. Meet Abdul L. Spirituality M. Spiritual Assessment N. Review Section 3: Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributor C. Resources D. References E. Congratulations
Betty Davies, RN, PhD, CT, FAAN
Dr. Betty Davies has specialized in the care of the dying since she was a nursing student. She has worked as a staff nurse, head nurse and clinical instructor, as well as a faculty member in various schools of nursing. In addiiton, for the past 25 years, Dr. Davies has been conducting research in pediatric palliative care. She has been teaching palliative care, pediatric palliative care, and loss and bereavement for the past 30 years in various schools of nursing and in workshops and conferences throughout North America and internationally.
Disclosure: Betty Davies, RN, PhD, CT, FAAN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: entry, intermediate, and advanced level Nurses; entry, intermediate, and advanced level Social Workers; in the following settings: Hospice, Palliative Care; and the following practice categories: Hospice.
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