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Guides and Policies

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care (3rd Ed.)

From the National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care (via Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association). This document describes the eight domains for quality palliative care

Tools

SLUMS Cognitive Assessment

Tool designed to look for the presence of cognitive deficits and changes in cognition over time

Videos

CDC Health Literacy Resources

Videos

Health Literacy and Patient Safety Video

From the American Medical Association Foundation on YouTube

Tools

Oncology Patient Communication Tools

Post-Discharge-Tool.pdf

Post-Discharge Tool

Developed by the National Patient Safety Foundation for the clinician while communicating discharge instructions to the patient

Tools

NCCN Distress Screen

From the National Comprehensive Cancer Network; tests the level of distress in cancer patients

Guides and Policies

Health Care Guideline, Palliative Care Adults

From ICSI, Institute for Clinical System Improvement. Highlights steps for implementation of palliative care, identification of conditions which may prompt discussion of palliative care, aspects of care (domains of care) and cues for leading discussions

Tools

LACE Tool

LACE Index Scoring Tool for Risk Assessment of Hospital Readmission

Tools

HEALTH TiPS

From the American College of Physicians. Consists of two-sided 4”x6” sheets which help patients to present important questions to their physician related to their health conditions. HEALTH TiPS are written at or below a fifth grade reading level and enable patients with limited health literacy to have more effective interactions with their physicians

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