This course examines pain control, symptom management of various organ systems, and therapeutic communication with patients and their families. It details collaborations with ancillary teams and options for non-medicinal approaches to symptom management. Through a series of case studies and online discussions, the student role plays encounters and details interventions in complex cases using current evidence-based practices.
School of Nursing and Health Professions
6 hours of online lecture per week for 7 weeks