Grief Management After a Nurse's Death

Judy E. Davidson, DNP, RN, MCCM, FAAN; Rachael Accardi, MA, LMFT; Courtney Sanchez, LCSW; Sidney Zisook, MD


Am Nurs Journal. 2019;14(11):30-32, 47. 

In This Article

Planning for Grief

Planning ahead for a colleague's death can help everyone in the organization grieve and heal. Deny-ing the opportunity to grieve may erode morale and decrease productivity. These steps can be tailored for use in any organization to optimize the grief management process after a nurse's death.