2013 AMSN Convention

312 - Clinical Pearls of Practice in Palliative Care Nursing

Sep 29, 2013 10:00am ‐ Sep 29, 2013 11:00am

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Description

Medical-surgical nurses encounter dying patients daily and may not be prepared for the challenges associated with providing care at the end of life. This session explores evidence-based practice for palliative and end-of-life patients in the inpatient setting using didactic lecture, case studies, and discussion format.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA)

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Identify the difference between hospice and palliative care.
  • Define three signs and symptoms that patients experience at the end of life and evidence-based techniques to effectively manage these symptoms.
  • Describe two communication strategies when caring for patients at end of life.

Speaker(s):

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