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Clinical Hospice: Concepts of Care

The purpose of this educational activity is to provide for the learner an overview of the concepts of care for hospice that will assist the healthcare worker in delivering person-centered end-of-life care.


$15.00

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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. List three (3) dimensions of hospice care.
  2. Identify four (4) members of the interdisciplinary group (IDG).
  3. Identify three (3) common ethical issues in end-of-life care.

Learning Outcome

At the completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to demonstrate knowledge about concepts of hospice care by passing a quiz with a score of 85% or greater.

Author

Debbie Flippin, RN, MBA

Debbie has over 40 years of nursing experience specializing in end-of-life care, and chronic diseases. She has developed and implemented disease management programs for patients with chronic and life limiting conditions.  Debbie has attained advanced education in hospice, palliative and end of life care through ELNEC (End of Life Nursing Education Consortium).  Debbie has served in various positions within Home Health and Hospice, including case manager, team leader, Director of Professional Services, VP of Compliance and Regulation and Director of Accreditation.  Debbie has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including acute care, homecare and hospice offices, hospice inpatient unit, accreditation program and pediatric oncology.  Debbie has served as  a member of the NHPCO Education Committee. Debbie is committed to educating clinicians in chronic and end-of-life care and patient advocacy.

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Clinical Hospice: Concepts of Care

$15.00

Hospice provides valuable care for persons at the end of life and their loved ones that differs from the curative model in others practice settings. This educational activity provides an overview of the concepts of care for hospice that will assist the healthcare worker in delivering person-centered end-of-life care.

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