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Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick May 2018 read more...
Posted: May 14, 2018
Understanding palliative care read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
Collaborative practice and interdisciplinary teams read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
Palliative care education for health care providers read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
The role of personal support workers in palliative care teams read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
Pain assessment in older adults with cognitive impairment read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
Palliative care for older adults and in long-term care read more...
Posted: May 11, 2018
The purpose of this position paper is to identify the actions needed to improve palliative care in Nova Scotia. This document... read more...
Posted: May 10, 2018
We know that individuals who have conversations with their clinicians about their values, goals and wishes are more likely... read more...
Posted: May 01, 2018
Care provided in the Kidney Care Clinics (KCC) can be thought of in 5 phases. Phases 1a and 1b are similar for all patients... read more...
Posted: April 30, 2018
Recognizing the complex social and health care circumstances of people experiencing homelessness in Toronto, this report... read more...
Posted: April 30, 2018
"The need for end-of-life (EOL) care strategies is also being triggered by advances in dialysis that make it increasingly... read more...
Posted: April 30, 2018
2016-2019: Ontario Renal Network Palliative Care Report: Recommendations towards an approach for chronic kidney disease The... read more...
Posted: April 30, 2018
After examining best practices in renal palliative care across jurisdictions, this report provides four broad recommendations. read more...
Posted: April 30, 2018
I wrote this in November 2015 to my Mother when we first found out she had Lung Cancer. I had it framed and we sent a copy... read more...
Posted: April 25, 2018
There are Moments that mark your life, moments when you realize nothing will ever be the same. And time is divided into two... read more...
Posted: April 25, 2018
The outpouring of collective grief and support across the country and around the world following the Humboldt Broncos tragedy... read more...
Posted: April 24, 2018
Ashes to Ashes By Andrew Butson It was a long-awaited moment. I was the only one who didn’t burst into tears. I’d never seen... read more...
Posted: April 23, 2018
Music-thanatology is a professional field within the broader sub-specialty of palliative care. It is a musical/clinical modality... read more...
Posted: April 18, 2018
The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians has created a summary document about palliative care medical education... read more...
Posted: April 18, 2018
Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick April 2018 read more...
Posted: April 13, 2018
 
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