For Educators & Providers
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America’s baccalaureate- and higher-degree nursing education programs. You will find a variety of resources at www.aacn.nche.edu, including:
- The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) website is located at www.aacn.nche.edu/ELNEC and provides information about this 10+ year project of educating nurses in palliative care.
- Cultural competencies and toolkits for graduate and undergraduate nursing students and faculty. To view these resources, go to http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Education/cultural.html
The Buehler Center on Aging, Health & Society lists many resources for professionals, students, and the community that are related to aging, quality of life and care, chronic and life-limiting illnesses, caretakers, and palliative and end-of-life care: http://aging.northwestern.edu/
MededPortal provides an established, peer-reviewed resource for educators that has world-wide presence and is recognized as a trusted, reliable resource by all in the medical education field: https://www.mededportal.org/
The Center to Advance Palliative Care has assembled a collection of research, resources and references to assist in designing, strengthening, maintaining and defending Palliative Care programs. http://www.capc.org/research-and-references-for-palliative-care/