Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
NRS 325 Nursing Care at the End of Life (Effective Fall 2009)
3 hours; 3 credits
This course explores nurses' involvement in end-of-life care. How the health care team approach can address the myriad of needs facing individuals at this time of life will be discussed. Factors involved in expert nursing care that have the potential to greatly reduce the burden and distress of those facing life's end and the ability to offer support for the physical, psychological, cultural, social and spiritual needs of patients and their families are presented.
Prerequisite: Enrollment in the BS curriculum of Nursing or approval of the Instructor
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