Tools for Practice

Our clinical team has identified protocols, advanced practices, and assessment and evaluation tools to help support your practice.

Clinical practice guidelines
African American Outreach Guide
Free online outreach guides for health care providers to enhance access and palliative care in these diverse communities. read more...
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology: Clinical guidelines
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO) has developed several clinical practice guidelines and standards of... read more...
Canadian Coalition of Seniors' Mental Health
Website with resources for individuals, families and health care providers related to senior's mental health issues including... read more...
Caregiving Strategies for Older Adults with Delirium, Dementia and Depression
This best practice guideline focuses on assisting all nurses (RNs and RPNs) who provide care to clients with delirium, dementia... read more...
Champlain Region Palliative Sedation Therapy Clinical Practice Guidelines and Protocols
The Champlain Palliative and End‐of‐Life Network provided the mandate to develop the clinical guidelines on Palliative Sedation... read more...
Chinese-American Outreach Guide
Free online outreach guides for health care providers to enhance access and palliative care in these diverse communities. read more...
Client Centred Care
The central theme of the guideline focuses on the experience of the client from his/her perspective, minimizing vulnerability,... read more...
Common Code of Ethics for Chaplains, Pastoral Counselors, Pastoral Educators and Students
This document is one of four foundational documents affirmed by the constituent boards of the Council on Collaboration on... read more...
Common Standards for Professional Chaplaincy
This document is one of four foundational documents affirmed by the constituent boards of the Council on Collaboration on... read more...
Dying, Dignity, and New Horizons in Palliative End-of-Life Care
This article provides an overview of the physical, psychosocial, existential and spiritual challenges that people will face... read more...
Anorexia - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Clinical Practice Guideline: Person-and Family-Centred Care
This guideline provides best practice recommendations for direct care providers, staff and student educators. It also provides... read more...
Constipation - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Cough - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Dehydration - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Delirium - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Dysphagia - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Dyspnea - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...
Fatigue - B.C. Inter-professional Palliative Symptom Management Guidelines
These best practice guidelines are a result of a collaboration of the following organizations:   The BC Centre for Palliative... read more...