Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1

    • THE M.A.P.S.® Navigator Caregiver Training Program
    • Plan of Care and Record Keeping
    • Communication
    • Safety Concerns for Caretakers and Patients
    • Chapter 1 Quiz
  • 2

    Chapter 2

    • Infection Control and Cleanliness
    • Personal Hygiene
    • Adverse Behaviors
    • Chapter 2 Quiz
  • 3

    Chapter 3

    • Body Mechanics
    • Nutrition and Hydration
    • Elderly Abuse and Neglect
    • Chapter 3 Quiz
  • 4

    Chapter 4: Nearing Death Awareness

    • Copy of COMPLETE M.A.P.S. NAVIGATION GUIDEBOOK: Download and print the guidebook before beginning the course. Use the information in the Living with Dying modules fill out the guidebook, creating your own roadmap to peace and dignity.
    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 4
    • Bonus Video: Amy And Warner
  • 5

    Chapter 5: Sudden Death

    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 5
    • The Acute Dying Experience Michael Sabom, M.D.
    • LIVING WITH DYING COURSE
  • 6

    Chapter 6: The Biology of End of Life

    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 6
    • Bonus Video: Alice
  • 7

    Chapter 7: Ethics and Endings

    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 7
    • Article on Spontaneous Recovery after Long Term Coma
  • 8

    Chapter 8: Loss, Grief, and Transition

    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 8
    • Life Afterlife Video Series
  • 9

    Chapter 9: The Near Death Experience

    • WRITTEN MATERIAL
    • Course Audio Chapter 9
    • Video: Pam Reynolds Near Death Experience
  • 10

    Bonus Materials

    • Course Bullet Points
    • Frontline: Living Old Documentary