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ECHO: Learning without limits

No matter where you work – urban, rural or remote – keeping your skills current and staying abreast of evidence-based best practices can be a challenge. Taking the time for ...
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Serious illness conversations … who’s having them?

Role clarity – understanding who does what when and how – is a known barrier when it comes to health care provider teams having earlier, better and more frequent serious ...
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Partnering for change: a shift in service delivery for BC’s paramedics

At BCCPC, one of our goals is to work with health system partners to advance palliative care practices. Often, improvements are incremental and build over time. Sometimes though, a project ...
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When we discuss palliative care: are we all talking about the same thing?  

When we discuss palliative care: are we all talking about the same thing?  

As health care professionals, hospice organizations, volunteers, policy makers, individuals, we all think we know what we’re talking about when we discuss palliative care. But do we? When we dig ...
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iCAN – ACP project concludes

The national iCAN-ACP study was developed to test ways to improve advance care planning (ACP) conversations between patients, families and health professionals. The aim was to narrow the gap between ...
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BCCPC is the provincial hub partner for national ECHO project

BCCPC is the provincial hub partner for national ECHO project

Helping BC health care providers build capacity to provide a palliative approach to care In partnership with Pallium Canada, BC Centre for Palliative Care becomes the provincial hub in BC ...
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Pediatric Palliative Care Nursing Competencies 

Pediatric health care providers will tell you: children are not just little adults. Even so, clinical competencies for treating children and youth are sometimes simply transposed from adult-focused protocols. And ...
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Now available! Web-based ACP information for South Asian and Chinese communities

Now available! Web-based ACP information for South Asian and Chinese communities

The Advance Care Planning (ACP) information and resources on our website have been tailored to BC's Chinese and South Asian communities and are now available in English, Punjabi, Traditional Chinese ...
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