Promoting Excellence : C3Change Care Tool

Name:
Children's Hospital: C3Change Care Tool

Definition:
These surveys assess the symptoms and emotional and social well being of children with life-limiting illnesses.

Category:
Clinical Care Tools - Clinical Assessment

Source:
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
Pediatric Palliative Care Project
Mail Stop CM - 11
4800 Sand Point Way, N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105
www.cshcn.org

Contact:
Beth McKinstry
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
Self-administered by parent and/or patient with in-person assistance from Consultant at the pre-enrollment home visit, or agency case manager on a per request basis. Self-administered by physician at or immediately after the enrollment clinic visit. Parent and/or patient responds to telephone interview every three months.

Keywords:
pediatrics, emotional well-being, psychosocial assessment

To use this tool:
You may print and copy this tool for your own use from this site. Please credit source.

References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team with input from a parent focus group.

Information/References on Validity and Reliability:
Measures pain and symptoms for children with life-limiting illnesses and includes spiritual and quality of life domains.

To view this tool:
Left click on the download link to view the PDF document in your Web browser. Right-click on the download link to save the document to your computer. (Viewing PDF files requires downloading and installation of the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.)

Posted September 2003

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