Source: British Journal of Community Nursing, v.18(1), pp40 – 42
Date of publication: January 2013
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: This article discusses current end of life policies and how the community nurse is central to their implementation. It draws on some recent research which has identified the important steps that enable a community nurse to facilitate a good death and a particular research study which illustrated the unique role of the Community Nurse in providing end of life care in a rural setting, but also the challenges.
Length of publication: 3 pages
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