Essentials in Hospice and Palliative Care: A Resource for Nursing Assistants – Workbook

As a companion workbook to Essentials in Hospice and Palliative Care: A Resource for Nursing Assistants, this workbook actively engages students to help solidify knowledge of hospice and palliative care. More than just questions and answers, the workbook guides students to develop self-awareness, knowledge and skills in providing care for the dying.

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Students will prepare to care for the dying and their family by:

  • Exploring their own beliefs and biases through reflection and writing exercises
  • Increasing their understanding of hospice and palliative care language, principles, and practices
  • Applying their knowledge in case scenarios, role-plays, and group discussions

The Workbook promotes learning using creative activities, including crossword puzzles, reflective writing topics, group discussions, and role-plays. Students who have used the text and workbook in combination reported feeling more competent, confident, and compassionate in providing excellent care to those who are dying and their families.

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We’re counting on it!

With the combined experience of over 60 years of being “in the hot seat,” as instructors, facilitators, and presenters, the learning activities are guaranteed engage students, support learning, and minimize instructor prep time. Developed specifically for hospice and palliative care, trialed and tested with learners of all skill levels, we know you’ll be satisfied. We’re counting on it!