Care for dying people in nursing homes
CPD Previous     Next

Care for dying people in nursing homes

Ruth Sander Senior lecturer, School of Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth
Phil Russell Senior lecturer, School of Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth

Nurses who are confident in their own skills but who know where to draw upon specialist help can provide enormous support for nursing home residents coming to the end of their lives. Promoting a palliative care approach can promote a sense of well-being in older people who are dying.

Nursing Older People. 13, 2, 21-26. doi: 10.7748/nop2001.04.13.2.21.c2174

Want to read more?

Subscribe for unlimited access

Try 1 month’s access for just £1 and get:

Your subscription package includes:
  • Full access to the website and the online archive
  • Bi-monthly digital edition
  • RCNi Portfolio and interactive CPD quizzes
  • RCNi Learning with 200+ evidence-based modules
  • 10 articles a month from any other RCNi journal
Subscribe
Already subscribed? Log in

Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now

Or