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Class Information for End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium

Description

End-of-Life Education Consortium (ELNEC) is a curriculum developed by national experts in pain and palliative care from the City of Hope and the American Association Colleges of Nursing (AACN). It is intended to provide nurses with the necessary education regarding palliative and end-of-life care. ELNEC covers topics including palliative nursing care, communication, pain management, symptom management, ethics, culture/spirituality, care of the patient during final hours, and loss, grief, and bereavement.

Contact Hours


Pending

This activity will be submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA) to award contact hours. ONA is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours will be awarded to those individuals who attend 80% of the event and complete an evaluation.
This activity has no commercial support or sponsorship.
Planner, presenters, and content reviewers disclose no conflict of interest relative to this educational activity.
For more information regarding contact hours, please call Melanie Mudd at (301)827-4755.

Special Comments


This course meets for two 8-hour days.
Nurses should plan to telework for this course. Nurse managers can assist staff with telework agreements. You must have a computer/tablet available with reliable internet connection. The course uses the CCND ABSORB Learning Management Network as well as Zoom for synchronous video conferencing/webinars.
You do not need VPN or PIV card access to use Absorb or Zoom off campus.

Target Audience

Nurses, social workers, and other healthcare providers with at least 6 months of clinical experience.

Course Objectives

Following attendance of the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe quality palliative care for patients across the lifespan.
2. Define the importance of ongoing communication with the interdisciplinary team, patient and family throughout an end-of-life process.
3. Identify common symptoms associated with end-of-life processes for patients across the life span.
4. Discuss pain assessment and management at the end of life.
5. Define loss, mourning, grief and bereavement.
6. Assess physical, psychological, social, and spiritual care needs and interventions for an imminently dying patient and their family.
7. Identify dimensions of culture and the influence of culture on palliative care for patients across the life span.
8. Discuss ethical issues and dilemmas that may arise in end-of-life/palliative care.

Pre-requisites

None

Sessions Open for Registration

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ELNEC February 8th and 15th Hybrid 02/08/22 - 02/15/22
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02/28/2022 11:00 PM
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ELNEC May 16th and 23rd Hybrid 05/16/22 - 05/23/22
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12/30/2022 11:00 PM
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ELNEC December 8th and 15th Hybrid 12/08/22 - 12/15/22
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