Submitted by GraphicMint on Tue, 05/22/2018 - 14:50
Module Title
Palliative Care Support
Module Credits
15
Module Semester
0
Module Status
Mandatory

Description

Gain the knowledge, skills, and competence to care for and address the needs of a person and their family after the diagnosis of a life-limiting illness, in a dignified, inclusive and holistic manner.

At the end of the module learners will be able to:

  • Understand the philosophy and principles of palliative care
  • Promote the rights of the dying person to include dignity, privacy, choice, respect, and comfort
  • Develop communication skills to work effectively in the palliative care setting
  • Provide a person-centered approach
  • Understand the bereavement and the grieving process
Module Assessment
Type
Assignment
Percentage
30%
Type
Learner Record
Percentage
70%