Palliative settings

Description

The arrangement of the surrounding environment to alleviate the pain of patients in need of palliative care.

Alternative labels

arrangements to alleviate pain of palliative care patients
environment favourable to palliative care
palliative setting

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

occupation-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Palliative settings is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Music therapist: Music therapists use music-therapeutic interventions to treat patients with behavioural disorders and pathogenic conditions to prevent, mitigate or eliminate symptoms and to change behaviours and attitudes requiring treatment. They promote and maintain or restore the development, maturity and health of the patient/client by music-therapeutic interventions. Music therapy especially provides help for people with with emotional, somatic, intellectually or socially induced behavioural disorders and pathogenic conditions, such as psychoses (schizophrenic disorders, bipolar disorders) and personality development disorders.
 

Optional knowledge

Palliative settings is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Palliative settings – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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