The purpose of this program is to increase the learner's competence in providing care to patients and their families at the end of life.
This activity is designed for nurses in all settings, as well as other healthcare professionals providing care for patients and their families at the end of life.
ANCC Contact Hours: 2.5
The School of Nursing at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This program includes materials originally provided by the End of Life National Education Consortium Project, a national end-of-life educational program administered by the City of Hope National Medical Center (COH) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)designed to enhance palliative care in nursing. The ELNEC Project was originally funded by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation with additional support from funding organizations (the National Cancer Institute, Aetna Foundation, Archstone Foundation, California Health Care Foundation, and the Department of Veterans Affairs. Materials are copyrighted by COH and AACN and are used with permission.