Tools for Practice

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

Long term care
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Kidney Disease in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Advanced Kidney Disease and their families know what to expect at the end of... read more...
The Palliative Approach for Advanced Lung Disease in Long Term Care
This pamphlet was made to help persons with Advanced Lung Disease and their families know what to expect at the end of life... read more...
Palliative Approach In-service for LTC
The following education module was created as an introduction to the palliative care approach for staff working in long term... read more...
Palliative Care for Older People: Better Practices
This publication is the third of a series published by WHO that aims to raise awareness of the need for better palliative... read more...
Palliative Care Geriatric Nursing
An American website that provides information about palliative care in the elderly. Includes information about various palliative... read more...
Palliative Care: Transforming the Care of Serious Illness (lecture)
Leffert Lecture, December 2014, Massachusetts General Hospital, presented by Dr Diane Meir, Department of Geriatrics and... read more...
Palliative Performance Scale and Care Conference
The Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) serves as a way for the interprofessional team to communicate with each other or with... read more...
PC P.E.A.R.L.S: 7 key elements of person-centred care
The Alzheimer Society of Canada aims to improve the experience of long-term care for people with dementia and their families,... read more...
Personal Support Worker Empowerment in LTC
Presentation at CERAH Conference Nov 2012 based on research of the Palliative Care Alliance, Lakehead University. Also see... read more...
Personal Support Workers Competencies
Online or downloadable brochure describes the palliative care competencies for Personal Support Workers working in Long Term... read more...