The Impact of Guidelines and a Documentation Form on Formal Family Meeting Practice

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559203
Title:
The Impact of Guidelines and a Documentation Form on Formal Family Meeting Practice
Authors:
Moran, S; Brosnan, A; Clifford, M; Conneely, I; Conroy, M; Mulcahy, E; Murphy, I; Farrell, G; O'Donovan, E; Murphy, R; O'Reilly, M; Rhatigan, J; Richardson, M; Sheridan, J
Affiliation:
Marymount University Hospital & Hospice, Cork; Milford Care Centre, Limerick
Journal:
IAPC Annual Education & Research Seminar, February 2015
Issue Date:
2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559203
Item Type:
Conference Poster
Description:
Annual Education & Research Seminar, Irish Association of Palliative Care, 5th February 2015, Dublin. Formal Family Meetings (FFMs) are a vital tool in effective communication with patients and families. Audits in 2 specialist palliative care units (SPCUs) revealed a number of practice deficits. A complete audit cycle is presented here, comparing data before and after the implementation of practice guidelines and a standard form for documentation of FFMs.
Keywords:
COMMUNICATION; PALLIATIVE CARE; DOCUMENTATION; FAMILIES
Local subject classification:
Formal Family Meeting

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMoran, Sen
dc.contributor.authorBrosnan, Aen
dc.contributor.authorClifford, Men
dc.contributor.authorConneely, Ien
dc.contributor.authorConroy, Men
dc.contributor.authorMulcahy, Een
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Ien
dc.contributor.authorFarrell, Gen
dc.contributor.authorO'Donovan, Een
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Ren
dc.contributor.authorO'Reilly, Men
dc.contributor.authorRhatigan, Jen
dc.contributor.authorRichardson, Men
dc.contributor.authorSheridan, Jen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-08T09:09:54Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-08T09:09:54Zen
dc.date.issued2015en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559203en
dc.descriptionAnnual Education & Research Seminar, Irish Association of Palliative Care, 5th February 2015, Dublin. Formal Family Meetings (FFMs) are a vital tool in effective communication with patients and families. Audits in 2 specialist palliative care units (SPCUs) revealed a number of practice deficits. A complete audit cycle is presented here, comparing data before and after the implementation of practice guidelines and a standard form for documentation of FFMs.en
dc.subjectCOMMUNICATIONen
dc.subjectPALLIATIVE CAREen
dc.subjectDOCUMENTATIONen
dc.subjectFAMILIESen
dc.subject.otherFormal Family Meetingen
dc.titleThe Impact of Guidelines and a Documentation Form on Formal Family Meeting Practiceen
dc.typeConference Posteren
dc.contributor.departmentMarymount University Hospital & Hospice, Cork; Milford Care Centre, Limericken
dc.identifier.journalIAPC Annual Education & Research Seminar, February 2015en
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