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Death, Dying & Bereavement / End of Life Care

Cost: £5.00+VAT

Welcome to our Death, Dying & Bereavement / End of Life Care online training. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to Death, Dying & Bereavement / End of Life Care online training module.

1. Introduction to Death, Dying & Bereavement:
• Understanding the importance of addressing death and dying in healthcare
• Recognizing the impact of death and bereavement on patients, families, and healthcare professionals

2. Legal and Ethical Considerations:
• Familiarizing with the legal and ethical frameworks related to end of life care in the UK
• Understanding the concept of advance care planning and decision-making processes

3. Communication Skills:
• Developing effective communication skills when discussing end of life care with patients and their families
• Learning empathetic listening techniques and responding to emotional concerns

4. Palliative Care and Symptom Management:
• Understanding the principles and goals of palliative care
• Identifying common physical, psychological, and emotional symptoms experienced by patients at the end of life
• Exploring strategies for symptom management and improving quality of life

5. Cultural and Religious Considerations:
• Recognizing the influence of cultural and religious beliefs on end of life care and bereavement practices
• Promoting cultural sensitivity and respecting diversity in end of life care

6. Grief and Bereavement Support:
• Recognizing the grieving process and understanding different grief reactions
• Identifying strategies to provide emotional support to bereaved families and colleagues
• Familiarizing with available bereavement support services and resources in the UK

7. Self-Care and Professional Boundaries:
• Understanding the impact of providing end of life care on healthcare professionals
• Promoting self-care strategies and resilience to prevent burnout and compassion fatigue
• Establishing professional boundaries and seeking support when needed

8. Case Studies and Practical Scenarios:
• Analyzing ethical dilemmas and making appropriate decisions in end of life care situations

9. Resources and Further Support:
• Providing access to additional resources, guidelines, and tools related to end of life care in the UK.



The learning outcomes are.

1. Understanding the importance of addressing death, dying, and bereavement in healthcare and the impact it has on patients, families, and healthcare professionals.
2. Familiarity with the legal and ethical frameworks related to end of life care in the UK, including advance care planning and decision-making processes.
3. Developing effective communication skills when discussing end of life care with patients and their families, including empathetic listening techniques and responding to emotional concerns.
4. Knowledge of the principles and goals of palliative care, as well as strategies for symptom management and improving quality of life for patients at the end of life.
5. Recognizing the influence of cultural and religious beliefs on end of life care and bereavement practices, and promoting cultural sensitivity and respect for diversity.
6. Understanding the grieving process and different grief reactions, and being able to provide emotional support to bereaved families and colleagues.
7. Awareness of the impact of providing end of life care on healthcare professionals and the importance of self-care strategies to prevent burnout and compassion fatigue.
8. Establishing professional boundaries and seeking support when needed in end of life care situations.
9. Analyzing ethical dilemmas and making appropriate decisions in end of life care scenarios through case studies and practical scenarios.
10. Accessing additional resources, guidelines, and tools related to end of life care in the UK, as well as knowing relevant organizations and support networks available for healthcare professionals and bereaved individuals.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in Death, Dying & Bereavement / End of Life Care online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email contact@trainhealthcare.com.
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

Requirements:
It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.