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...
NewEnd of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC)
The ELDAC project aims to improve the care of older Australians. Health professionals and aged care workers can access information,... read more...