The Hospice/Palliative Care Training for Physicians self study program, UNIPAC, is a comprehensive study program that provides the foundation of hospice and palliative medicine. UNIPAC One lays a solid foundation for the series by providing a comprehensive introduction to the hospice/palliative approach to end-of-life care. In addition to defining hospice/palliative care, tracing the history of the specialty and spotlighting various international models, UNIPAC One will help the reader to understand his or her role in various hospice/palliative care settings; assist patients and families in making the transition from curative to palliative care; assist patients and families in making treatment and other end-of-life care decisions; understand the basic ethical and religious issues surrounding end-of-life care; apply NHCPO guidelines when determining a patient's prognosis; educate physician colleagues on palliative interventions; obtain adequate reimbursement when practicing hospice/palliative medicine; and more.
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Book Description Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co, 1998. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: New. New item. May have light shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # 170728063