Overview of palliative nursing as a scientific and humanistic approach to caring for individuals experiencing life-limiting illness. Examines approaches to care that combine compassion with quality care measures that address physical, psychological, social, spiritual, cultural, and existential aspects of holistic care of the individual and family across the lifespan. Pre-licensure Programs: Prerequisite: 355 R.N. to B.S.N. Program: 308 or consent of instructor. 3 credits (UQ)
Comments: Cross-listed with DCE section. Add, drop and refund dates follow DCE policy. See www.linfield.edu/dce/. Course meets online through Blackboard. Fee: $150
Prereqs: RN-BSN: 309 or instructor consent. BSN: 355.
Faculty: Melissa Jones
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