Tool focus: Video
End of life care
Type of tool: Video
Purpose of tool:
This video might be helpful for those wanting to focus on end of life discussions. In this video the conversation is with a patient's relative, who has competing needs to those of her family. It provides the learner with the opportunity to consider what the nurse does well and what she could do better.
This is a nurse/relative interaction. The nurse has a conversation with a patient's relative over the telephone. The relative is worried that her husband's health is deteriorating and has concerns as they enter an end of life phase of his illness.
Your name and work address, and co-authors and addresses:Lynn Furber, Healthcare Communication Matters, UK