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2021-2022 University Catalog & Student Handbook 
2021-2022 University Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IMED 421S - Hospice & Palliative Care

This sub-internship will provide a basic grounding in the knowledge and skills necessary for dealing competently and compassionately with seriously ill and dying patients. It will provide an introduction to clinical knowledge and skills; focus on interpersonal skills and attitudes, including mindful listening, conveying bad news, cultivating empathy, and developing sensitivity to religious, ethnic, class or other differences; and will explore the ethical and professional principles of effective end-of-life care. Repeatable for credit with permission

Credit(s): 1-8

Type of Course: Course Sub-Internship