Nursing Grand Rounds | Compassion Fatigue

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Discover why healthcare professionals should be concerned about compassion fatigue.

The lecture was recorded March 19, 2012 by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and downloadable handouts.

This course was reviewed in March 2017 and will be available through March 2018.

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Featuring—

Amy O'Leary, MSN, RN    
Assistant Nurse Manager, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle

 

 

 

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If you wish to get contact hour credit for watching the presentation, please register for this nursing grand rounds.

Details

  • Contact hours: 1.00
  • Available: Wed, Nov 19, 2014
  • Unavailable: Sun, Apr 01, 2018
  • Price: $0.01

Target audience

For nurses and other healthcare professionals.

Learning objectives

After the conclusion of this presentation, you will be better able to:

  • Define the concepts of compassion fatigue (CF), burnout, and compassion satisfaction.
  • List the possible causes and contributing factors for compassion fatigue.
  • Propose strategies to reverse and reduce compassion fatigue.

Format

Video