ICU Ethics and End-of-Life Care | Health Care | Online Courses


Course Description: This course covers ethical considerations and end-of-life care in ICU settings. Participants will learn about ethical decision-making, patient autonomy, palliative care, and communication strategies to support patients and families during end-of-life situations.

Course Outcomes:

  1. Understand ethical principles in ICU care.
  2. Implement ethical decision-making frameworks.
  3. Provide compassionate end-of-life care in ICU settings.
  4. Communicate effectively with patients and families about end-of-life issues.
  5. Enhance patient and family support during end-of-life situations.


  1. Identify key ethical principles in ICU care.
  2. Develop frameworks for ethical decision-making.
  3. Implement palliative care principles in ICU.
  4. Communicate effectively about end-of-life issues.
  5. Monitor and evaluate end-of-life care outcomes.
  6. Address challenges in ethical decision-making.
  7. Collaborate with palliative care and ethics teams.
  8. Educate healthcare staff about end-of-life care principles.
  9. Develop care plans for end-of-life situations.
  10. Review case studies to apply ethical and end-of-life care principles in real-world settings.


  1. Introduction to ICU Ethics and End-of-Life Care
  2. Principles of Ethical Decision-Making
  3. Patient Autonomy and Rights in ICU
  4. Implementing Palliative Care in ICU
  5. Communication Strategies for End-of-Life Care
  6. Monitoring End-of-Life Care Outcomes
  7. Addressing Challenges in Ethical Decision-Making
  8. Collaboration with Palliative Care and Ethics Teams
  9. Educating Healthcare Staff about End-of-Life Care
  10. Case Studies and Practical Applications


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