Promoting Excellence : Family Interview (Baystate)

Name:
Renal Palliative Care Initiative: Family Interview

Description:
This interview assesses the experience of the family with respect to end-of-life care.

Category:
Evaluation - Satisfaction/Perception of Care

Source:
Renal Palliative Care Initiative
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street S2669
Springfield, MA 01199

Contact:
Lewis M. Cohen, M.D.
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
The interview is administered by mail, one month after death, to families of patients who died with ESRD.

Keywords:
caregiver survey, caregiver perception of care, after death interview

To use this tool:
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References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team.

To view this tool:
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Posted April 2004

Baystate Medical Center 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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