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Implementation of a Palliative Care Screening Tool on a Medical-Surgical Inpatient Unit: A Pilot Study
Purpose: The purpose of this pilot study was to implement a palliative care trigger list to identify inpatients on the medical-surgical units who may benefit from a palliative care consult. Background Palliative care is ...
Integrating CAPC Communication Curriculum into Medical Residents’ ICU Education to Improve Primary Palliative Care Communication Skills
Purpose: The purpose of this quality improvement project was to implement palliative care communication education into medical residents’ ICU rotations.|Background: Approximately 540,000, or over 20%, of patient deaths in ...