Tools for Practice

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

Assessment tools
Pain, suffering, and spiritual assessment A clinical tool that helps health care providers obtain a spiritual history that can help patients and their caregivers further...
The Palliative and End of Life Care Toolkit This UK based resource provides a collection of tools, knowledge, and current guidance for healthcare professionals to support...
The Palliative Care Bridge The Palliative Care Bridge is an Australian based website dedicated to providing information and resources to support health...
Palliative Care Guidelines - Part 1 (of 3): Approach to Care This guideline found on BCguidelines. ca, “presents palliative care assessment and management strategies for primary care...
Palliative Care Guidelines - Part 2 (of 3): Pain and Symptom Management This guideline found on BCguidelines. ca, “presents strategies for the assessment and management of cancer pain, and symptoms...
Palliative Care Guidelines – Part 3 (of 3): Grief and Bereavement This guideline found on BCguidelines. ca, “addresses the needs of adult patients with incurable cancer or advanced disease...
Palliative Care Tools Links to best-practice tools from around the world to support primary care providers in the delivery of palliative care.
Palliative Performance Scale (version 2) PPSv2 The Victoria Hospice Palliative Performance Scale version 2 (PPSv2) is an 11-point scale designed to measure a patient's...
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...
Patient Dignity Inventory The Patient Dignity Inventory is an assessment tool that is easily administered (as either a self report or an instrument...
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