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Journal of Community Nursing (JCN) | January 2014

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How do we deal with the death of a patient?

How do we deal with the death of a patient?
End of Life

Pages: 17 - 20

Article topics: Death, End of Life, Hospice

Although many people say they would like to die at home, only 20% actually do, with the majority dying in hospitals, hospices and care homes. As a student nurse, Ilhan Wardhere found reflection helpful in working through clinical challenges. Here she shares her experiences of dealing with end of life care in the community.