About terminal care
specialist

ABOUT SPECIALIST

terminal care specialist

Becoming a terminal care specialist

Practice terminal care based on data and developed human resources that helps patients who need terminal care. Learn basic terminal care as well as information about the current situation which is currently being researched. Terminal care based on conclusions of particular case studies are not always the right way to do things as each patient has different situations and care. However, understanding the data and conclusions made about them help you efficiently give terminal care.

There are many issues that make it difficult to find the perfect answer or solution to terminal care. Our association introduces a program that helps to grow a sense of ethics. For example: “Recognize the difference between yourself and others.” “Accept yourself as you are.” “Admit that you need care.”

ABOUT ADVANCED SPECIALIST

Advanced Terminal Care Specialist

You will not only learn about terminal care but also about team management. Through team management and educating people, we develop human resources that cultivate organization and individual persons. You will learn about education, leadership, communication, problem solving, analysis, and stress management. Through this training, you will master the skills needed to run an organization. Many different kinds of people are involved in the terminal care industry, therefore team work is necessary.

Understanding yourself is the most important thing in terms of team management. Understanding your strengths and weaknesses as well as your own way of thinking will help you to better communicate with your team members.You will be an Advanced Terminal Care Specialist with good understanding and logic.

STEP UP SYSTEM

2 years
later

Terminal Care Specialist
Clinical Care Specialist
“Support”

1 years
later

Upper Terminal Care Specialist
Have a knowledge about team management and education
“Cultivate”
JTCA Advanced Instructor
Bring Awareness of terminal care to the society through social contribution activity
“Bring awareness”

Japan terminal care association Certification examination:step up system

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Terminal care professional [official text]
table of contents

Ⅰ.概論
  • 1.生と死
  • 2.終末期に関する定義と概念
  • 3.全人的苦痛とは
  • 4.わが国における看取りを取り巻く状況
Ⅱ.終末期におけるチームケア
  • 1.チームケアとは
  • 2.チームケアの実際
  • 3.よりよいチームとなるために
Ⅲ.日常生活を支えるケア
  • 1.加齢に伴う変化
  • 2.コミュニケーション
  • 3.食を支えるケア
  • 4.口腔ケア
  • 5.排泄ケア
  • 6.褥瘡ケア
  • 7.終末期リハビリテーション
Ⅳ.身体症状とそのケア
  • 1.痛みの治療とケア
  • 2.呼吸困難の治療とケア
  • 3.消化器症状の治療とケア
  • 4.全身倦怠感の治療とケア
  • 5.浮腫の治療とケア
  • 6.せん妄への治療とケア
  • 7.不眠の治療とケア
  • 8.抑うつの治療とケア
Ⅴ.意思決定支援
  • 1.終末期の意思決定支援
  • 2.バッドニュースの伝え方
  • 3.終末期にまつわる倫理
  • 4.意思決定支援の実際
  • 5.意思決定支援で大切なこと
Ⅵ.家族ケア
Ⅶ.スピリチュアルケア
  • 1.スピリチュアルケアの成り立ち
  • 2.スピリチュアルペイン
  • 3.ケアのいとなみ
  • 4.ケアする人のケア
Ⅷ.グリーフケア
  • 1.グリーフとは
  • 2.悲嘆反応
  • 3.喪失と悲嘆の諸相
  • 4.悲しみへの配慮
  • 5.グリーフケアとしての遺族会
Ⅸ.看取り期のケア
  • 1.看取りケアの実際
  • 2.死亡確認と死亡診断書
  • 3.エンゼルケア
Ⅹ.終末期を取り巻く社会資源
  • 1.社会資源とは
  • 2.社会保障制度
  • 3.社会保険制度
  • 4.社会福祉法
  • 5.障害者福祉制度
  • 6.公的扶助
  • 7.終末期における介護保険・医療保険
  • 8.終末期を取り巻く現状と課題
Ⅺ.疾患別終末期ケア
  • 1.悪性腫瘍の終末期ケア
  • 2.認知症の終末期ケア
  • 3.脳血管障害の終末期ケア
  • 4.慢性閉塞性肺疾患の終末期ケア
  • 5.心不全の終末期ケア
  • 6.腎不全の終末期ケア
  • 7.神経難病の終末期ケア