Tools for Practice

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

Interdisciplinary practice
Compassion Fatigue Solutions
Resources to help health care providers stay healthy when working in challenging environments. In English and French. 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...
Dr Harvey Max Chochinov’s address – CMA August 2012
The following address was delivered by Dr Harvey Max Chochinov to the CMA's 145th Annual Meeting and General Council, on... 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...
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 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...
End-of-Life Care & Supporting Staff: a literature review
Prepared by Hospice Friendly Hospitals Programme 2013. For more information see website: www. hospicefriendlyhospitals. net read more...
End-of-Life Care: A Nurse's Guide to Compassionate Care
This sensitively written book offers a wealth of insight and practical advice for nurses in every specialty and setting providing... read more...
Front Line Staff Experiences of Grief and loss in a LTC Home
Based on research of Quality Palliative Care in Long Term Care: A Community - University Research  Alliance at Lakehead University. read more...