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Hospice Care for Children$
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Ann Armstrong-Dailey and Sarah Zarbock

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195340709

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340709.001.0001

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Staff Support in Pediatric Hospice Care

Staff Support in Pediatric Hospice Care

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(p.240) 10 Staff Support in Pediatric Hospice Care
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Hospice Care for Children
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Lizabeth H. Sumner

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340709.003.0011

This chapter examines the importance of staff support in pediatric hospice care. It suggests that individuals who work in pediatric hospices and palliative care require a commitment from themselves and their organizations to foster a continual sense of renewal, dedication, and respect in their capacity to care for these babies, children, and adolescents whose precious lives are far too short. The chapter discusses a comprehensive approach to maintaining the professional well being of hospice staff and explores ways to help them cope with professional anxiety.

Keywords:   staff support, hospice care, palliative care, commitment, well being, professional anxiety, hospice staff

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