Tools for Practice

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

Long term care
Long Term & Continuing Care Association of Manitoba
LTCAM encompasses all levels of services, support and care from retirement residences and in-home care services, to supportive... read more...
NICE (National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly)
NICE is an international network of researchers, practitioners and students dedicated to improving the care of older adults,... read more...
Non-Communicative Patient’s Pain Assessment Instrument (NOPPAIN)
A US Veterans Affairs METRIC(TM) Instrument for pain assessment in the non-verbal patient. For more information, contact... read more...
One Chance to Get it Right
The Liverpool Care Pathway developed in the 1990’s was a generic model intended to replicate palliative care across settings. read more...
Optimising the role and value of the interdisciplinary team: Providing person-centred end of life care
Effective interdisciplinary teamwork, with its emphasis on person-centred communication, is increasingly seen as a way of... read more...
Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia Scale (PAINAD)
This pain behavior tool is used to assess pain in older adults who have dementia or other cognitive impairment and are unable... read more...
Palliation of End-stage Heart Disease: Three Things You Need to Know
Evidenced-based powerpoint presentation addressing symptom management, prognostication/goals of care, and palliative care... read more...
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Dementia in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Dementia and their families know what to expect at the end of life so they can... read more...
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Frailty in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Advanced Frailty and their families know what to expect at the end of life so... read more...
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Heart Failure in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Heart Failure and their families know what to expect at the end of life so they... read more...