NRSG 3002 Palliative Care (2 credits)
Examines nursing care needs common to individuals and families receiving palliative and end-of-life care. Emphasizes nursing practice representing a holistic, interdisciplinary, client-centered approach aimed at ameliorating suffering and supporting a peaceful death. Health care resources and issues related to the provision of palliative care are addressed. Prerequisites: NRSG 2000, NRSG 2004, NRSG 2203, NRSG 2204, and NRSG 3120; Corequisite: NRSG 3003. Required for 4-year track enrollees. RNs may use as an elective for the baccalaureate completion program requirements.