Tools for Practice

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

Diseases
BC Provincial Renal Agency: Conservative Care Pathway
Care provided in the Kidney Care Clinics (KCC) can be thought of in 5 phases. Phases 1a and 1b are similar for all patients... read more...
Best Practices in Palliative Care for Patients with End Stage Renal Disease: With Recommendations for the Nova Scotia Renal Program
After examining best practices in renal palliative care across jurisdictions, this report provides four broad recommendations. read more...
End-of-Life Framework: Recommendations for a Provincial EOL Care Strategy
"The need for end-of-life (EOL) care strategies is also being triggered by advances in dialysis that make it increasingly... read more...
Marie Curie: Palliative Care Knowledge Zone
This area of the website offers a range of information on palliative, end of life care to support and inform the clinical... read more...
Ontario Renal Network Palliative Care Report: Recommendations towards an approach for chronic kidney disease
2016-2019: Ontario Renal Network Palliative Care Report: Recommendations towards an approach for chronic kidney disease The... read more...
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Kidney Disease in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Advanced Kidney Disease and their families know what to expect at the end of... read more...
Palliative Care for Non-Cancer Patients
Comprehensive coverage on the current knowledge of the needs of, and appropriate care for, people dying from causes other... read more...
NewSymptom management in end stage kidney disease
In this video, Dr Frank Brennan introduces common symptoms and clinical guidelines for dialysis and non-dialysis management... read more...
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions
This video series, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Questions (HPMQ), answers tough questions you may come across while caring... read more...