Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes in Caring for Older Adults With Advanced Illness Among Staff Members of Long-Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities: An Educational Needs Assessment.

@article{Cimino2016KnowledgeSA,
  title={Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes in Caring for Older Adults With Advanced Illness Among Staff Members of Long-Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities: An Educational Needs Assessment.},
  author={Nina M Cimino and Kashelle Lockman and Marian Sue Grant and Mary Lynn McPherson},
  journal={The American journal of hospice & palliative care},
  year={2016},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={327-34}
}
In long-term care and assisted living facilities, many groups of health care professionals contribute to the work of the health care team. These staff members perform essential, direct patient care activities. An educational needs assessment was conducted to determine the learning needs and preferences of staff members related to providing care for patients with life-limiting illnesses. Staff members placed importance on understanding topics such as principles of palliative care, pain… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
3 Citations
7 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…