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Posted: November 15, 2018
Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick November 2018 read more...
Posted: November 14, 2018
Parents, caregivers and educators wondering how they can help will find many answers to their questions in the following... read more...
Posted: November 09, 2018
We recognize that many people in our rural Bow Valley Communities need information on hospice palliative care and how to... read more...
Posted: November 09, 2018
This booklet is for those who care for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Parkinson Society British Columbia (PSBC) recognizes... read more...
Posted: November 09, 2018
For most Canadians, good palliative care is still not a given, despite its many proven benefits that add up to a longer,... read more...
Posted: November 06, 2018
Palliative care delivery in Canada: The need to shift resources away from acute care read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Palliative care and non-cancer patients read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Grief following an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) death read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Communicating health care information read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Ethics in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): Withdrawal of life-sustaining treatments read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Integrating palliative care into the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Shifting to a palliative care focus in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Nurses caring for the dying: Creating a culture of support read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Nurses caring for the dying: Showing emotion read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Nurses caring for the dying: Acknowledging the impact of death read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
Nurses caring for the dying: Unacknowledged grief read more...
Posted: November 05, 2018
This series of short videos focuses on the patient and family experience around the impacts of advanced cancer, treatment,... read more...
Posted: November 02, 2018
The Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario (NPAO) supported by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care in in kind... read more...
Posted: November 02, 2018
Informative website with information and resources about lung cancer read more...
Posted: November 01, 2018
Informative website with information and resources about pancreatic cancer read more...
Posted: November 01, 2018
Short stories, based on Indigenous story-telling traditions help show the many values, beliefs and needs of Indigenous cancer... read more...
Posted: October 26, 2018
Online chat room community where someone who has experienced a loss through death can connect and share with others who may... read more...
Posted: October 25, 2018
Advance care planning is an important aspect of care for someone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. To support public awareness... read more...
Posted: October 25, 2018
A tool for oncology professionals that provides practical suggestions for when to have the discussion, with specific conversation... read more...
Posted: October 25, 2018
Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick October 2018 read more...
Posted: October 25, 2018
Grief and Loss impacts Everyone. In support of Children's Grief Awareness Day and National Bereavement Day, "The 100% Certainty... read more...
Posted: October 24, 2018
This American based website focuses on providing information, resources and support for individuals dealing with a mesothelioma... read more...
Posted: October 24, 2018
A public forum was held by The Centre for Palliative Care on the topic of palliative care. The purpose of this forum was... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
Family caregivers have expressed a desire for structured information to better prepare them for their role, whether their... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
The purpose of this new resource-stratified guideline is to provide expert guidance to clinicians and policymakers on implementing... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
Fact sheet on Universal Health Coverage and palliative care developed by WHPCA, IAHPC and ICPCN, based on the findings of... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
This guide is part of a series of World Health Organization (WHO) guidance documents on palliative care. It describes the... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
The BC Renal Agency has released a new resource that provides practical recommendations for health care providers supporting... read more...
Posted: October 22, 2018
A palliative care approach: Supporting family caregivers read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Integrating a palliative approach in all illnesses read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Changing health care culture: Integrating a palliative approach earlier in illness read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Normalizing conversations about goals of care read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Listening with intention: Conversations during chronic illness read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Initiating conversations about palliative care early in the chronic illness trajectory read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
A palliative approach to care in chronic illness read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Pediatric palliative care: Decision making in the context of chronic critical illness read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
When a child has a life-limiting illness: Discussing treatment options with parents read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Intimate conversations in pediatric palliative care read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Feeling hopeful amidst great sadness read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
When a child has a life-limiting illness: Creating a safe space for conversations with parents read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
Communication with adolescent and young adult patients read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
The unique aspects of pediatric palliative care read more...
Posted: October 19, 2018
The purpose of the Hospice Annual Fall Symposium is to provide learning opportunities for the public and for professional... read more...
Posted: October 18, 2018
Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes... read more...
Posted: October 17, 2018
The Compassionate Community Startup Toolkit will equip you with essential information about the Compassionate Community framework... read more...
Posted: October 17, 2018
About cannabis, process of legalization, health effects, addiction, medical use, applying for industry licenses, consumer... read more...
Posted: October 16, 2018
The “Psychology Works” Fact Sheet: Pain in Children with Cognitive Impairments who are Nonverbal  provides an excellent overview... read more...
Posted: October 16, 2018
Eating Well, Always. These recipes have been developed by students from the Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec... read more...
Posted: October 15, 2018
This enactment provides for the development of a framework designed to support improved access for Canadians to palliative... read more...
Posted: October 12, 2018
Innovation Challenge - 2018 International Congress on Palliative Care read more...
Posted: October 12, 2018
 
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