ELNEC Critical Care Module 8: Final Hours

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

This is a very important module, as it emphasizes the preparation necessary to ensure the best care at this critical event in the trajectory of illness. This module will provide you with education in how to better provide care in the final days, hours, and minutes of a patient’s life. Surrounded by technology in critical care settings, providing this care can be especially challenging. We only get one chance to do this well. It takes preparation, proactive planning, and good communication skills with the entire team. Family members will always remember the final moments of their loved one’s life. So, it is critical that you do this well. Care at this time demands attention to the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of patients and the special needs of their families. You play a very important role during this critical time, as no one knows the patient or family better than you. So value your contribution to this work and do it exceedingly well.
The content in this course is applicable to nurses and social workers in critical care settings as well as hospice and palliative care.

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This is a very important module, as it emphasizes the preparation necessary to ensure the best care at this critical event in the trajectory of illness. This module will provide you with education in how to better provide care in the final days, hours, and minutes of a patient’s life. Surrounded by technology in critical care settings, providing this care can be especially challenging. We only get one chance to do this well. It takes preparation, proactive planning, and good communication skills with the entire team. Family members will always remember the final moments of their loved one’s life. So, it is critical that you do this well. Care at this time demands attention to the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of patients and the special needs of their families. You play a very important role during this critical time, as no one knows the patient or family better than you. So value your contribution to this work and do it exceedingly well.
The content in this course is applicable to nurses and social workers in critical care settings as well as hospice and palliative care.

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