Ethics for Hospice and Palliative Care Services

Ethics for Hospice and Palliative Care Services 

All interdisciplinary team members including volunteers have opportunities to interact with individuals, families, and each other in ways that might spark ethical dilemmas. Team members are uniquely positioned to pick up on issues that may be impeding care or causing conflict. The goal of this webinar is to provide a working understanding of healthcare ethics and its role in patient care, and offer real-world tools for recognizing, articulating, and beginning to resolve ethical problems.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00 - 1.25
REL-HEN-0-2226-V2

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (12 Match)

California Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

1.2 HOURS


District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.20 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling

1.25 HOURS


Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hours.

Florida Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

1.25 HOURS


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



Georgia Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

South Carolina Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


This program was approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education Program (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

Association of Social Work Boards

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC, #1273, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Relias LLC maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 02/10/2018-02/10/2021.


Course Delivery Format: Asynchronous Distance Learning-interaction includes quizzes with questions and answers, post-tests.


This module is Pre-recorded Webinar.


Social workers completing this course receive 1.25 Clinical continuing education clock hours.

New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, Division of Professional Licensing Services, Social Work Unit

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0009.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of licensed master social work and licensed clinical social work in New York. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice for an LMSW and LCSW. A licensee who practices beyond the authorized scope of practice could be charged with unprofessional conduct under the Education Law and Regents Rules.

As a provider of online, asynchronous education, some courses offered by Relias Learning are considered “self-study” under section 74.10(c)(2)(ii)(b)(4) of the Commissioner’s Regulations. The regulations limit self-study activities taken from a provider approved by the Education Department to no more than 12 hours in the 36-month registration period or one-third of the hours in a registration period other than 36 months.

Social workers will receive 1.25 continuing education hours for participating in this course. This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hours.

West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

New Mexico Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


New Mexico Board of Nursing (CEBroker Provider #50-290).


Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

Ohio Social Worker Board

1.25 HOURS


Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board
Provider #
CEBroker Provider: 50-290
This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hours.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-HEN-0-2226-V2
Hours: 1.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 7/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Discuss common ethical principles faced by hospice and palliative care professionals and volunteers.
Describe common ethical dilemmas faced in hospice and palliative care.
Describe ethical principles at play in national cases.
Identify ways ethical dilemmas in hospice and palliative care are solved.

Outline:
Ethics, Morality and Moral Distress

Ethical Principles - Autonomy

Autonomy-Related National Case

Autonomy-Related Cases

Ethical Principles - Nonmaleficence

Nonmaleficence-Related National Case

Nonmaleficence-Related Cases

Ethical Principles - Beneficence

Beneficence-Related National Case

Beneficence-Related Cases

Ethical Principles - Justice

Justice-Related National Case

Justice-Related Cases

Ethical Principles - Veracity

Veracity-Related National Case

Veracity-Related Cases

Ethical Principles - Fidelity

Fidelity-Related National Case

Fidelity-Related Cases

Confidentiality

Adult and Pediatric Decision Making

Advance Directive

Living Will

Hierarchy of Decision Making

Will and Executor

Powers of Attorney

Paternalism

Palliative or Terminal Sedation

Do Not Resuscitate or Allow Natural Death Order

Futility in Hospice and Palliative Care

Withdrawal of Care

Do Not Resuscitate or Allow Natural Death Order

Rule of Double Effect in End-of-Life Care

Physician-Assisted Suicide

Factors Interfering with Ethical Actions

Interdisciplinary Ethical Considerations & Solving Ethical Dilemmas

Duty to Report

Instructor: Dawn Langley-Brady, PhD(c), MSN, RN, AHN-BC, CHPN, CCA
Dawn has been a nurse for 29 years and currently teaches pre-licensure BSN and MSN students at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia. She is a board-certified advanced holistic nurse, certified hospice and palliative nurse, and certified clinical aromatherapist. Disclosure: Dawn Langley-Brady, PhD(c), MSN, RN, AHN-BC, CHPN, CCA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Beginner level Social Workers; Entry level Marriage and Family Therapists; Entry level Professional Counselors; Nurses; in the following settings: Hospice.
Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
Relias has a grievance policy in place to facilitate reports of dissatisfaction. Relias will make every effort to resolve each grievance in a mutually satisfactory manner. In order to report a complaint or grievance please contact Relias.
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Support by completing the web form (https://www.relias.com/help) or by using the chat functionality.
All courses offered by Relias, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply any endorsement, recommendation, or favoring of, or affiliation with, Relias, LLC.
All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support here.