Care for Older Latino Adults with Chronic Illness – A Palliative Approach
This 90-minutes online course offers key information about why and how to provide culturally inclusive palliative care for older adults. In video vignettes, we will follow the story of a Latino elder patient who fits a common disease profile. We will see how culturally competent interactions can improve patient understanding and the implementation of supportive palliative care. We will identify strategies and tools to address the challenges.
This 90-minutes online course offers key information about why and how to provide culturally inclusive palliative care exemplified in a series of videos. You will meet the Garcia family to learn how their cultural and life circumstances may impact their understanding and approach to their child’s medical condition and death. You will see how communication styles of healthcare providers can enhance…or detract from… patient and family understanding.