Promoting Excellence : Supportive Care of the Dying: Organizational Assessment: Personnel Competency/Performance

Name:
Supportive Care of the Dying: Organizational Assessment: Personnel Competency/Performance

Description:
A set of competency standards for health care professionals involved in providing end-of-life care.

Category:
Organizational Tools - Organizational Policy

Source:
Supportive Care of the Dying: A Coalition for Compassionate Care
c/o Providence Health System
4805 NE Glisan Street,2E07
Portland, Oregon 97213
tel: (503) 215-5053
fax: (503) 215-5054
www.careofdying.org

Contact:
Sylvia McSkimming
e-mail: [email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
This tool was developed by participants in the Living and Healing During Life-Threatening Illnesses research work and used to evaluate performance and provide feedback to professionals to assist them in continuing development of their competencies and creating an organizational environment of outstanding care for those facing the end of life.

Keywords:
caregiver survey, professional standards, staff competencies, staff performance

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.

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.
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Posted October 2004


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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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