HLT 362 Topics in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

This course is an extensive study of contemporary palliative and end-of-life topics. These topics include palliative health care and health care worker roles; ethical issues; cultural considerations; communication; leadership; pain management; symptom management; final hours; loss, grief, and bereavement. This course will utilize a variety of learning activities such as readings, audiovisuals, case studies, web resources, discussion, writing, and reflection.