Advocating for Patients at the End of Life | WEB185 > Continuing Education Unit at

FAQContact usTerms of servicePrivacy Policy

Advocating for Patients at the End of Life - WEB185
Advocating for Patients at the End of Life
Their Rights and Limits and Your Ethical Responsibility

WEB185 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Carolyn Rosenblatt, RN, JD
Average Rating
(4.3 / 13636 reviews)
We’re sorry. This course is temporarily disabled for an important update.

The course will be discontinued on July 11, 2015. Please plan to finish the course by July 10th if you wish to earn credit for it.
The goal of this presentation is to increase the understanding of the complex nature of ethical dilemmas at the end-of-life and the responsibilities and limits of your advocacy for the patient’s wishes. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
  • Identify the extent and limits of your ethical duty as an advocate for your patient at end-of-life
  • List specific ways to improve your advocacy efforts by using resources
  • Discuss what can interfere with your ethical obligation as an advocate and accept these limitations

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/11/2015

Recommended CE

Advance Directives: Conversations Matter
The goal of this continuing education program is to provide nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, heal... More Info
Behavior Change and Diabetes
The goal of this presentation is to help participants identify three theories of behavior change and three app... More Info
Activating a Stroke Alert: A Neurological Emergenc...
The goal of this continuing education program is to provide nurses with knowledge about how to quickly recogni... More Info
Preventing Medical Errors for Nurses — Florida Req...
The goal of this preventing medical errors continuing education program is to explore approaches to prevent me... More Info

In support of improving patient care, OnCourse Learning is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

For Florida professionals:

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

It is now required that all CE is completed and reported to CE Broker before you renew your license. When you complete continuing education with us, OnCourse Learning will report your hours for you.

Read more about the new license renewal process at and claim your free Basic Account in CE Broker to see what has already been reported for you.

Please check the licenses/certifications section under my account (after logging in) to make sure you have entered a valid FL license number. This information is required for correct reporting of your course completions to CE Broker.

CE Courses
CE by Type
CE Resources