{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Primary Caregivers' Decisions Around Communicating About Death With Children Involved in Pediatric Palliative Care

Purpose of Activity

To understand a research study exploring caregivers' reasons for discussing their children's deaths with them and their siblings.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the existing literature and the authors' study regarding caregivers' decisions around communicating about death with children.
  2. Explain relevant nursing considerations in caring for primary caregivers of terminally ill children.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.9 CH
  • DC - BON 2.9 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JHPN0813A
Published: August 2013
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 10/13 (76%)
Authors: Erin M. Gaab PhD, R. Glynn Owens DPhil, DipClinPsych (BPS), AFBPsS, Roderick D. MacLeod PhD, MBChB, MMedEd, DRCOG, FRCGP, FAChPM
Topics: Caregivers