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Industrial /Organizational psychology in hospice nursing

Descrbe how industrial/organizational psychology can be used in the field of hospice nursing. Provide three specific examples on how it can be applied to this field.

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Industrial/organizational psychology is the branch of psychology that applies psychological theories and principles to organizations. It focuses on increasing workplace productivity and related tasks such as the physical and mental well being of employees. Since the field of hospice nursing involves working closely with other health care providers to help meet the needs of dying patients and their families by providing pain management and other symptoms as well as compassionate listening and counseling skills, this is one way that Industrial/Organiztional Psychology can be applied to this field. For example,the hospice nurse and other ...

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The following solution provides a description of how Industrial/ Organizational psychology can be used in the field of hospice nursing with three specific examples on how it can be applied to this field.

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