ADVANCE CARE PLANNING (ACP) SERIES
A valuable tool in assisting patients and their families in navigating the decisions required for advance care planning in the long-term care, assisted living and other settings.
The Society’s 3 new pocket guides describes the critical decision points in the management of common conditions found in the PALTC population and incorporates current information and best practices for use by practitioners in a convenient and easy to use format. Pocket guides on COPD Management and Diabetes Management are also available.
These PowerPoint presentations are educational and teaching resources on common issues in PALTC and include up-to-date information for the interdisciplinary team including practitioners, nurses, and other care team members. Presentations are available on:
- Diabetes Management in PALTC
- Heart Failure in PALTC
- Pressure Ulcers in PALTC
- Certified Nursing Assistants
- Pressure Ulcers in PALTC Bundle (Nurses & CNAs)
KNOW-IT-ALL™ BEFORE YOU CALL DATA COLLECTION SYSTEM IN THE PALTC & ASSISTED LIVING SETTINGS
A series of data collection cards intended to help nursing staff physically evaluate patients and collect relevant medical history and related medical record data before notifying a practitioner about a resident’s change in condition.