5I: “Could I get through it?” Helping caregivers to increase their confidence when caring for a dying family member at home.

Jacek Soroka, PhD, BCC, BSN; Tina Thomas, BSN

This presentation will help to understand what contributes to caregivers’ confidence while caring for a dying person at home.

By the end of the session, learners will be able to:

  • Understand what are the sources of caregivers’ confidence
  • Understand how hospice providers could contribute to caregivers’ confidence
  • Understand what caregivers expect from hospice carers to increase their self-efficacy