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Quality in Primary Healthcare Seminar Series

Posted by Research Team on October 1, 2014 in Research

A knowledge translation project on benchmark end-of-life care practices for the elderly in primary care.

Presented by Dr. Francis Lau, University of Victoria

Can the palliative approach that is integrated into the electronic medical record (EMR) of primary care physicians enhance end-of-life (EOL) care in ways that are measurable, scalable and sustainable? 

The Knowledge Translation Project Overview: 

Stage 1 : Assess current EOL care practic-es and identify requirements for best practices in EOL care

Stage 2: Design the set of proposed best practices for EMR-supported EOL care 

Stage 3: Disseminate the proposed best practices to physician offices in BC through learning sessions 

Stage 4: Evaluate the impact of the pro-posed best practices over time in a time series study 

Please view our event listing for more information on this seminar and how to register or download the PDF