Tools for Practice

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

Education
Summary Chart: Hospice Palliative Care Nursing Certification Exam Development Guidelines
This document includes the CNA Hospice Palliative Care Nursing Certification Exam development guidelines and the list of... read more...
Surgical Grand Rounds: Palliative Care (presentations)
online presentations from Surgical Grand Rounds: Palliative Care at University of Massachusetts, Memorial Medical Center,... read more...
Teaching end-of-life care in the home
Article available with free access online. read more...
Teaching Resources for Social Work Education in Hospice Palliative Care
Teaching resources for social work education in hospice palliative care available in French and English. This unit contains... read more...
Training for Support Workers: Unleashing the Potential
A final report of the palliaitve care training for support workers project. read more...
Training Manual for First Nations Home Support Workers - Online Version
A manual to guide facilitators as they train home support workers to strengthen their knowledge and skill in providing hospice... read more...
Transcultural Communication In Nursing, 2nd ed.
Practical textbook on the development of skills and techniques needed to work and communicate effectively with clients and... read more...
Transforming the Way We Die
Article highlighting the essence of palliative care. read more...
Update: The Supreme Court Ruling on Physician-Assisted Death (Nursing)
This online article by the Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS) discusses considerations for nursing practice in relation... read more...
Victoria Hospice Society
Victoria Hospice Society has a long history of learning and teaching others how to take better care of dying patients and... read more...