Tools for Practice

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

Clinical practice guidelines
Respiratory Congestion - 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...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes – Evidence Informed Practice Tool
This guideline provides recommendations for adult and pediatric clinical practice when Sedation for Palliative Purposes is... read more...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes Guideline – PowerPoint Presentation
This is the PowerPoint presentation that outlines details of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority guideline on Sedation... read more...
Sedation in Palliative Care - Indications and Guidelines
The video includes a lecture style presentation by assistant professor Jennifer Philip on the indications and guidelines... read more...
Senior's Mental Health: Canadian Guidelines
The Canadian Coalition of Senior's Mental Health National Guideline Project was created in 2005 (with support from the Public... read more...
Severe Bleeding - 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...
Spinal Cord Compression
One of many symptom management guidelines developed by the Fraser Health Hospice Palliative Care Program. read more...
Sublingual Fentanyl Citrate
Calgary Region Palliative Care Program produced this protocol for the purpose of effectively managing severe incident pain. read more...
Symptom Assessment Acronym
The Symptom Assessment Acronym is a tool to aid in a systematic assessment approach to whatever hospice palliative care symptom... read more...
Symptom Management Algorithms: A Handbook for Palliative Care, 3rd ed.
This pocket-sized handbook for palliative care professionals presents decision algorithms for assessment and management of... read more...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes – Evidence Informed Practice Tool
This guideline provides recommendations for adult and pediatric clinical practice when Sedation for Palliative Purposes is... read more...
Sedation for Palliative Purposes Guideline – PowerPoint Presentation
This is the PowerPoint presentation that outlines details of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority guideline on Sedation... read more...
Severe Bleeding - 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...
Twitching / Myoclonus / Seizures - 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...