Date & Time
Wednesday, November 3, 2021, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
483 Louisiana State Penitentiary: Textual Analysis of Correctional Staff Views on End-of-Life Care*

Using Louisiana State Penitentiary as a case study, this session will describe an analysis of correctional staff members views on delivering end-of-life care. This presentation covers the meaningful experiences of staff members participating in a hospice-based peer-inmate program, as well as future research considerations to attain a better understanding of the needs of the dying and their essential providers.

Educational Objectives:

Discuss the experiences of correctional staff who deliver essential care for dying, incarcerated individuals

Examine the role correctional staff members play within correctional hospice-based programs

Summarize the needs of the dying and their providers

Level: Basic

Professional Development