INTERPROFESSIONAL PALLIATIVE CARE OF A PATIENT WITH ALS
Responses to Imbedded Questions
Follow along with the “Background Information for Learners” document and answer the following imbedded questions as you proceed through the video (note that there are breaks for the scenes). Be thorough in your responses (use the Guide to ALS Patient Care). 30 points
Before Scene 1-2: (10 points)
Identify Tim and Ralph’s current needs and develop an inter-professional plan of care for your work with this couple.
Written Response 1:
Before Scene 3, 4, 5: (6 points)
Write down the inter-professional considerations.
Written Response 2:
Before Scene 6: (6 points)
What should be the priorities of the team at this time?
Written Response 3:
Reflection: (8 points)
Provide a thorough reflection to this assignment. Consider what you learned about ALS and the inter-professional palliative care of a patient with this disease. What are your Take Aways?