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Words to Watch

From the National Patient Safety Foundation

Tools

SLUMS Cognitive Assessment

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

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

Videos

Health Literacy and Patient Safety Video

From the American Medical Association Foundation on YouTube

Tools

NCCN Distress Screen

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

Community Resources

Pediatric Oncology Resources

Guides and Policies

The Michigan Physician Guide to End of Life Care

From MDCH, MSMS, MOA, MSMS Foundation, BCBSM & American Physicians Assurance Corp. Topics include Communication, Advance Care Planning, Pain and Symptom Management, Palliative Care, Withdrawing Specific Treatments, Hospice, and Emotional/Spiritual Support.

Tools

Center for Health Care Strategies Care Management Definition and Framework

Published by Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc., 2007

Tools

Lansky Scale

Similar to the Karnofsky tool, helps to determine functional status in patients less than 16 years of age

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