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Use of point of care outcomes data facilitates quality improvement in palliative care

Journal Article


Abstract


  • The article discusses participation of Eastern Health's Supportive and Palliative Care Unit (SPCU) in the national quality improvement program Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC). Topics explored include the clinical assessment tools utilized to improve palliative care, the benchmarking outcomes cited by the PCOC facilitator that worked with the SPCU, and the methodologies implemented by the SPCU to ensure PCOC implementation.

Authors


  •   Aranha, Sarah (external author)
  •   Johnson, Claire E. (external author)
  •   Healey, Jane F.
  •   Blackburn, Pippa M. (external author)
  •   Allingham, Samuel F.
  •   Yeomanson, Ann (external author)
  •   Bird, Margaret (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • S. Aranha, C. E. Johnson, J. Healey, P. Blackburn, S. Allingham, A. Yeomanson & M. Bird, "Use of point of care outcomes data facilitates quality improvement in palliative care", Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal 25 7 (2018) 20-23.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/907

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 20

End Page


  • 23

Volume


  • 25

Issue


  • 7

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • The article discusses participation of Eastern Health's Supportive and Palliative Care Unit (SPCU) in the national quality improvement program Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC). Topics explored include the clinical assessment tools utilized to improve palliative care, the benchmarking outcomes cited by the PCOC facilitator that worked with the SPCU, and the methodologies implemented by the SPCU to ensure PCOC implementation.

Authors


  •   Aranha, Sarah (external author)
  •   Johnson, Claire E. (external author)
  •   Healey, Jane F.
  •   Blackburn, Pippa M. (external author)
  •   Allingham, Samuel F.
  •   Yeomanson, Ann (external author)
  •   Bird, Margaret (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • S. Aranha, C. E. Johnson, J. Healey, P. Blackburn, S. Allingham, A. Yeomanson & M. Bird, "Use of point of care outcomes data facilitates quality improvement in palliative care", Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal 25 7 (2018) 20-23.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/907

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 20

End Page


  • 23

Volume


  • 25

Issue


  • 7

Place Of Publication


  • Australia