NRSE 501 Theory of Hospice & Palliative Care

This course presents the theory of hospice care and palliative care.  The contrasts with curative care are discussed.  The comparisons and distinctions between hospice care and palliative care examined.  Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice are studied.  The context and environments for hospice and palliative care are explored.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Students must be matriculated into the MSN Program.

Corequisite

This course will be taken concurrent with NRSE 500.

General Education

Offered

  • Fall
  • Summer