Interprofessional Educational Program

Goals and Objectives

The goals and objectives for this project are that students training in nursing, medicine and ministry will:

  1. Improve their knowledge of palliative care and symptom management.
  2. Improve their knowledge and appreciation for the spiritual needs of patients with terminal cancer.
  3. Improve their cultural sensitivity and appreciate the role of culture in influencing a patient’s experience of dying.
  4. Enhance their appreciation for a team approach to patient care, especially for the terminal patient.
  5. Appreciate the contribution of all health care professionals to the care of the terminal patient.