Mortality: Dealing with Death & Dying

Monday, September 18
1:00 PM–5:00 PM

As we enter the workforce, we face the reality that some people will die even when we do everything. Even when best practices are followed, the outcome can be death. What about the family on the scene? Are we trained to deal with this? Do we know what to say? Do we know what to do? This interactive course is filled with discussion and activities that focus on the following:

• Understanding our mortality
• The stages of Grief
• Death from chronic illness and Death from tragedy
• Death of a child
• Words Matter
• Impact on Prehospital providers/Where to get help