Promoting Excellence : On Our Own Terms Video (Balm of Gilead)

Name:
Balm of Gilead: On Our Own Terms Video

Description:
A PBS Special features The Balm of Gilead in the four-part, six-hour series of intimate stories and conversations exploring choices and decisions to be made at end-of-life, and end-of-life care issues.

Category:
Educational Tools - Community Education

Source:
Cooper Green Hospital
The Balm of Gilead Center
1515 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
www.gileadcenter.com

Contact:
Marc Sussman
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
This symptom sheet was used by Cooper Green project staff administered to palliative care inpatients to assess and track the level of patient's symptoms.

Keywords:
community engagement, community outreach

To use this tool:
To Order ON OUR OWN TERMS Video Tapes:
The complete, four-part ON OUR OWN TERMS series can be obtained on videotape from Films of the Humanities 1-800-257-5126. www.pbs.org/wnet/onourownterms/about/index.html.

To view this tool:
Go to: www.pbs.org/wnet/onourownterms

Posted April 2004

Cooper Green Hospital overview page


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Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying people and their families. Visit PromotingExcellence.org for more resources.

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