Co-ordination of Care

Time: Half day
Aim: A system is in place to ensure coordination of care takes place

Objectives: By the end of the session the domiciliary care worker will be able to:
Identify the value of good communication systems in end of life care
Recognise the importance of sharing information with the wider multidisciplinary team
Recognise the key features and values of the role of a Key Worker
Be aware of aspects of anticipatory needs at the end of life
Identify necessary and unnecessary admissions to acute care

Handouts and Leaflets
Support Sheet - Key Contacts
A template to collect information about key contacts
Download: Support Sheet - Key Contacts
Support Sheet - Supportive Care
A flow chart for supportive care (care home/sheltered housing)
Download: Support Sheet - Supportive Care
Role of the Key Worker
Guidance on the role of the key worker in relation to stages of end of life care on the North West End of Life Care Model
Download: Role of the Key Worker
Role of the Key Worker
Description of the role of the key worker in end of life care
Download: Role of the Key Worker
Supportive Care Record
A record for the domiciliary care organisation to record and monitor patient care
Download: Supportive Care Record
STOP Resource Prompt Card
Prompt card for the domiciliary care workforce to support their decision making
Download: STOP Resource Prompt Card
Case Study - Brian
A learning aid using a case study
Download: Case Study - Brian
Anticipatory Needs Activity
Questions to prompt the delegate to consider the case study needs
Download: Anticipatory Needs Activity
Case Study - Nora
A learning aid using a case study
Download: Case Study - Nora
Case Study - Florence
A learning aid using a case study
Download: Case Study - Florence
Case Study - Tom
A learning aid using a case study
Download: Case Study - Tom
Role of the Care Worker
Provides information on the care worker’s role in the co-ordination of care
Download: Role of the Care Worker

 

Other Supporting Materials
Attendance Register
A register that can be used at any events and workshops
Download: Attendance Register
Step 3 Workshop PowerPoint Presentation
An overview of workshop 3
Download: Step 3 Workshop PowerPoint Presentation
The Route to Success
The programme is based on The Route to Success and guides each workshop
Download: The Route to Success in Domiciliary Care
North West End of Life Care Good Practice Guide
Provides guidance on best practice in end of life care
Download: North West End of Life Care Good Practice Guide
Step 3 To Do List
Checklist of actions to be completed before the next workshop
Download: Step 3 To Do List
Workshop Evaluation Form
Provides feedback to the facilitators, which will help continually develop and improve the delivery of the programme
Download: Workshop Evaluation Form