Communication at the End of Life - PDC20075
Talking to a client about dying is a daunting task, however skills such as these are vital for client centered care. As a health care professional, you will learn about useful communication skills and information to start and engage in an end of life conversation. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential covers the daunting issue of talking to a client about dying and their death. The micro-credential provides useful communication skills and information to start and engage in an end of life conversation. It is these conversations that many health care professionals find uncomfortable and often difficult to broach. As health professionals, we are often on the front line and these communication skills are vital for client centered care.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
The fee for this micro-credential is $25.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration: 1 hour
- Describe steps on how to commence an end of life conversation
- Identify the preparation requirements for an end of life discussion
- Ascertain effective communication skills for an end of life discussion.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.