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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.1512

Title: Hospice and Palliative Care.

Definition: A program of study that prepares individuals to work with patients in hospice and palliative care and focuses on the physical, psychological, spiritual, and social needs of patients and families affected by advanced illness. Includes instruction in aging, thanatology, pharmacology, complementary and integrative therapies, pathophysiology, and ethics.

Action: New

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
New 51.1512 Hospice and Palliative Care.
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