The Palliative Approach in Long Term Care Community of Practice is a group of professionals, patients, caregivers and other interested individuals who come together to share experiences and best practices regarding Advance Care Planning and palliative approaches in LTC education and implementation- including challenges and successes.

The Palliative Approach in Long Term Care Community of Practice has three main goals:

  1. Act as a professional resource to colleagues on Advance Care Planning and palliative approaches in Long Term Care education and implementation.
  2. To share tools and resources to advance best practices in Advance Care Planning and palliative approaches in Long Term Care across Canada.
  3. To provide a safe space to discuss, learn and explore different perspectives on Advance Care Planning and palliative approaches in Long Term Care.

Each meeting features guest speakers on a variety of topics around long term care.

 

Upcoming Meetings

Thursday June 10, 2021  11:00 a.m. ET

The Long-Term Care Community of Practice is excited to share preliminary results from a recent McMaster long-term care Canadian environmental scan. The scan examined current Canadian long-term care practice as it pertains to a palliative approach to care, including advance care planning and goals of care, in the environment of COVID-19.

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Production of this resource has been supported by a financial contribution from Health Canada. The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of Health Canada.