Title: A proposed systems approach to the evaluation of integrated palliative care
Source: BMC Palliative Care 2010, 9:8
Date of publication: May 2010
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: There is increasing global interest in regional palliative care networks (PCN) to integrate care, creating systems that are more cost-effective and responsive in multi-agency settings. This article proposes a comprehensive framework for evaluating PCNs, focusing on the nature and extent of inter-professional collaboration, community readiness, and client-centred care.
Length of publication: 41 pages
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