Tools for Practice

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

Education
Congestive Heart Failure
This 30-minute powerpoint presentation provides an overview of the etiology, diagnosis and pharmacological management of... read more...
Dementia
This 40-minute powerpoint presentation provides an overview of the diagnostic criteria, prevalence, screening methods and... read more...
Developing Spiritual Care Capacity for Hospice Palliative Care: A Canadian Curricular Resource (version 1.0)
This is a link to the Canadian Hospice and Palliative Care Association marketplace where education materials are available... read more...
Dignity in Care
Dignity in Care provides practical ideas and tools to support a culture of compassion and respect throughout the health care... read more...
Dying in the Land of Enchantment: A Doctor’s Journey
In his quest to be the best palliative care physician he could be, Giddings participates in the “Being With Dying” program... read more...
Dyspnea: How to Assess and Palliate Dyspnea
A self study online learning module about managing dyspnea at end of life.   The End of Life Curriculum Project is a joint... read more...
Empathy: The Human Connection to Patient Care
Effective teaching video on the topic of empathy;  4 minutes & 24seconds in length. read more...
End of Life / Palliative Education Resource Center (EPERC)
The purpose of EPERC is to share educational resource material among the community of health professional educators involved... read more...
End of Life Care - Strategies for Optimizing Family & Team Communications
Presntation by Susan Blacker, RSW, MSW at the NICE (National Institute for the Care of the Elderly) Knowledge Exchange Conference... read more...
End of Life: Powerpoint Learning Module
This 70 minute, voiced-over powerpoint presentation reviews the core elements of quality palliative care and gets to the... read more...