About this Course

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Intermediate Level

We recommend that you take the other courses in the Palliative Care Always specialization before taking this course.

Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Explain the scope of palliative care in comprehensive care for patients and families to a variety of audiences.

  • Outline ways to manage stress and nurture one's physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing in a care plan.

  • Provide coping mechanisms or other methods to support patients and families.

  • Practice demonstrating empathy and compassion via a virtual or remote communication.

Skills you will gain

Advance Care Planningpatient-centered carePalliative CarePsychosocial Support
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Intermediate Level

We recommend that you take the other courses in the Palliative Care Always specialization before taking this course.

Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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Stanford University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

17 minutes to complete

Course Introduction and Overview

17 minutes to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Overview2m
1 practice exercise
Personal Reflection15m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Advocating for Palliative Care

5 hours to complete
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Promoting Self-Care and Wellness

2 hours to complete
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Communication Skills

4 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Exercise Introduction2h

About the Palliative Care Always Specialization

Palliative Care Always

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