Nursing - Therapeutic Interventions in Palliative Care - Module

Participants will study the application of palliative care philosophy and principles in therapeutic interventions to holistically alleviate symptoms across the continuum of a life limiting illness. To include assessment and management of pain and other symptoms in palliative care; pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions; altered mobility, fatigue and rehabilitation in palliative care; recognition and responding effectively to palliative care emergencies; palliative care perspectives in death and dying.

Subjects taught

Therapeutic Interventions in Palliative Care NS6072

Entry requirements

A Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife on the current register of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland.

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet criteria identified in the English Language qualifications set by the University of Limerick.

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One Semester (12 Weeks) part-time.

Enrolment dates

Course Start Date: January 2024

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