Everything a nurse needs to know to
provide care to a patient at end of
life is included in this comprehensive 348 page 8.5x11 volume. The new "My Gift: Myself For Nurses" manual
also provides information for preparing for and taking the CHPN exam to
receive hospice nurse certification. Covering a wealth of information a
nurse needs to know about hospice and palliative care, this resource
is unparalleled in the industry today. Using the four basic learning
styles in presenting information, this learning module appeals to all
parts of the brain and makes information more accessible and easy
Each chapter of My Gift: Myself For
Nurses is divided into four learning modules;
"Just the Facts, Please..." covers the
factual information about the
"At the Heart of the Matter" explores emotional content,
"Putting it Into Practice" digs into the practical aspects of the
Look" zeros in on more detailed content.
available is a specialized DVD for nurses to accompany the manual;
"Passing the CHPN Exam, Strategies for Success".
Gift: Myself for Nurses materials cover:
• symptom and pain management
• principles of communication with dying patients, families and fellow
• spiritual care from a nursing perspective
• principles of grief and loss
• burnout prevention and good self care
Also included in this 348 page manual, is information for patient and
family teaching, special information on suggested drugs and
interventions for a variety of
symptoms and a section on preparing for and passing the CHPN
examination. The basic series of seven DVDs, My Gift: Myself,
compliments and expands on the topics covered in this manual.
Gift:Myself for Nurses manuals and the CHPN Preparation
DVD's are now available for order.