2011 AJN Guide of the Yr Winner in each Gerontologic Nursing and Hospice and Palliative Care!
"The book is straightforward to learn and is important to all who work and care for these on the finish of life."
–David Shields, RN, MSN, QTTT
Assistant Professor of Nursing
"The book is assumed scary and, in case you are like me, you’ll be assessing (consciously or subconsciously) how good you or your service are at offering holistic care across the time of demise. It deserves to be extensively learn and I hope it begins many a dialog."
"[This book] is a gem. It’s a uncommon stability of an fascinating learn with an unimaginable integration of factual info. I intend to share it in my long time period care circles…An exquisite contribution!"
Charlotte Eliopoulos,RN, MPH, PhD
American Affiliation for Lengthy Time period Care Nursing
"Each as soon as in a long whereas a short, succinct book comes alongside that awakens our senses and motivates us to motion. [This] is one such book. It cuts proper to the chase to supply a brand new, progressive change for an previous, outmoded ceremony of passage."Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN
Co-Director, Nightingale Initiative for International Well being, Canada and Virginia
Director, Holistic Nursing Consultants, New Mexico
(From the Foreword)
This skilled medical information presents nursing directors and nurses in acute care businesses, nursing houses, hospice, and palliative care settings with detailed implementation methods for accommodating dying individuals and their family members as they make the transition from bodily life. It presents the necessity for and the event of the idea: Golden Room idea: a spot for dying that facilitates a dignified, peaceable, and profound expertise for dying individuals and their family members.
This book presents a sensible answer on a number of ranges that may profit all concerned-affected person, household, nurses, directors, coverage makers, and insurance coverage corporations. It presents the theoretical frameworks for finish-of-life care and the way the Golden Room idea matches into these frameworks.Revealed in partnership with the Watson Caring Science Institute, this distinctive useful resource:
Advocates the use of Golden Rooms, which give dignified, personal, and protected settings for demise and dying Presents numerous instances that illustrate the necessity for a dignified demise, in addition to methods on how you can present for this dignified demise Offers questions of concern after every case state of affairs, appropriate for class dialogue or private reflection Presents value-efficient finish-of-life options for households, the medical institution, and insurance coverage corporations