A proposed systems approach to the evaluation of integrated palliative care

Title: A proposed systems approach to the evaluation of integrated palliative care

Source: BMC Palliative Care 2010, 9:8

Follow this link for the abstract

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

Some important notes: A full-text pdf  of this report is available, follow the above abstract link to access the pdf.

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