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We have 264 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 128 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Hospice-Palliative Care Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam Overview
How many hours is the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
The Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam is 3 hours.
How many questions is the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
The Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam is 135 questions.
What topics are covered on the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam?
Topics include: Patient Care - Life-Limiting Conditions in Adult Patients, Pain Management, Symptom Management; Patient and Family Care - Education, and Advocacy and Practice Issues
Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam MCQs (264)
Our question bank for the Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 1 questions
- Cardiovascular - 17 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 6 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 5 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 42 questions
- Genitourinary - 16 questions
- Gynecologic - 6 questions
- Hematologic - 2 questions
- Infectious - 18 questions
- Integument - 7 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 15 questions
- Nervous - 46 questions
- Nutrition - 2 questions
- Oncologic - 98 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 53 questions
- Pulmonary - 39 questions
- Renal - 12 questions
- Surgery - 6 questions
- Toxicology - 12 questions
- Trauma - 6 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 36 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 6 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 24 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 45 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 67 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 5 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 114 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 48 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 196 questions
- Caring (Hope and Support) - 28 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 33 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 8 questions
- Culture/Spiritualilty (Beliefs, Practices, Ethics) - 16 questions
- Causes - 45 questions
- Classification - 23 questions
- Differential - 46 questions
- Epidemiology - 9 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 9 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 14 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 11 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 3 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 10 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 25 questions
- History Physical - 248 questions
- Legal - 25 questions
- Pathophysiology - 65 questions
- Patient Education - 39 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 138 questions
- Toxicology - 8 questions
- Treatment Medical - 134 questions
- Treatment Occupation/Physical Therapy - 6 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 2 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 2 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 5 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 44 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 44 questions
- Biostatics and Calculations - 4 questions
- Drug Information - 41 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 34 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Hospice-Palliative Care Nurse Exam Articles (128)
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Dyspnea is a troubling symptom for many patients and those involved in their care. It is common in many advanced diseases and is frequently experie ...
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All healthcare providers, at some point in their career, will be called upon to go beyond medical decision-making and traverse into the realm of me ...
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