Tools for Practice

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

Hospice and palliative care
Palliative Medicine: Expert Consult (available online and print)
This new reference equips you with all of today's best international approaches for meeting complex and multifaceted challenges. read more...
palliativedrugs.com
The site provides essential independent information for health professionals worldwide about drugs used in palliative and... read more...
Pallimed: A Hospice and Palliative Medicine Blog
An informative and entertaining forum designed for health care providers discussing clinical studies and other topics of... read more...
Physiotherapy in Palliative Care
This presentation provides an overview of how physiotherapy in the context of palliative care can enhance quality of life. read more...
POSTnote: palliative-and-end-of-life-care
Palliative and end of life care refer to the care of people who have an incurable and progressive illness. This  UK POSTnote... read more...
A Practical Guide to Palliative Care
Designed for easy use at the bedside, this manual contains the practical information health care professionals need to provide... read more...
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Summit Recommendations
This executive summary represents a condensed version of the recommendations put forward by the speakers at the 2016 Pregnancy... read more...
Resilience in Palliative Care: Achievement in Adversity
This book takes the increasing international literature on resilience and applies it to palliative and end-of-life care. read more...
A Resource Guide for Community Development of Palliative and End-of-Life Care within Alberta
Communities across Alberta are seeking information about developing local Palliative and End-of-Life Care (PEOLC) community... read more...
Resource Guide: Hospice Palliative Care in the Bow Valley
We recognize that many people in our rural Bow Valley Communities need information on hospice palliative care and how to... read more...
Staffing Model for Palliative Care Programs
The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians is proud to announce publication of a paper developed by the CSPCP’s Staffing... read more...
Stay, Breathe with Me: The Gift of Compassionate Medicine
This book presents serious illness as a drama of body, mind, and soul. In this drama symptoms and suffering cannot be separated... read more...
Tools to Support Earlier Identification for Palliative Care - Ontario Palliative Care Network
The aim of this document is to support providers and system level leadership in earlier identification of patients who would... read more...
The Way Forward National Framework
This document is the first step in developing a national framework: a roadmap for implementing an integrated palliative approach... read more...
When Breath Becomes Air
This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young... read more...
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Guidelines for Discharge Planning for First Nations Patients Returning to Home Community for Palliative Care
The Palliative  Care Program of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority has developed " Guidelines for Discharge Planning... read more...