Conference Paper: Systems dynamics in the community care pathway at the end-of-life: the Hong Kong experience

TitleSystems dynamics in the community care pathway at the end-of-life: the Hong Kong experience
Authors
Issue Date2011
PublisherHong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine.
Citation
The 8th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium, Hong Kong, 20 August 2011. In Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine, 2011, n. 2, p. 15-16 How to Cite?
AbstractBACKGROUND: Since 2009, the HKWC-CGAT in collaboration with TWGHs JC C&A Home piloted the “EOL Program for RCHE in HKWC” program. The program offered 2 EoL care pathways on top of existing care framework: 1) AED pathway: residents remain in RCHE during last stage of life and stay there until very last moment of life; 2) FYKH pathway: resident be transferred to the hospital via expedite pathway at the last moment of life to receive hospice and palliative care until he/she passed away. The program has served 32 residents, 9 have chosen the AED pathway and two passed away peacefully in 2010. Success of this program highlights the need to examine interplaying factors in EoL care pathway and reflect on practical implications for quality EoL care. OBJECTIVE: To identify system factors that contributes to EoL care decision making and dignified EoL Care Pathways. METHOD: This is a qualitative study with individual interviews and focus groups conducted. Participants was …
Persistent Identifierhttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/206023

 

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dc.contributor.authorTam, MYJen_US
dc.contributor.authorChan, CLWen_US
dc.contributor.authorLuk, JKHen_US
dc.contributor.authorChan, FHWen_US
dc.contributor.authorChan, CWKen_US
dc.contributor.authorFong, CHCen_US
dc.contributor.authorHo, AHY-
dc.contributor.authorKwok, CKK-
dc.contributor.authorNg, WC-
dc.contributor.authorYuen, JHL-
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-20T11:18:47Z-
dc.date.available2014-10-20T11:18:47Z-
dc.date.issued2011en_US
dc.identifier.citationThe 8th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium, Hong Kong, 20 August 2011. In Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine, 2011, n. 2, p. 15-16en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/206023-
dc.description.abstractBACKGROUND: Since 2009, the HKWC-CGAT in collaboration with TWGHs JC C&A Home piloted the “EOL Program for RCHE in HKWC” program. The program offered 2 EoL care pathways on top of existing care framework: 1) AED pathway: residents remain in RCHE during last stage of life and stay there until very last moment of life; 2) FYKH pathway: resident be transferred to the hospital via expedite pathway at the last moment of life to receive hospice and palliative care until he/she passed away. The program has served 32 residents, 9 have chosen the AED pathway and two passed away peacefully in 2010. Success of this program highlights the need to examine interplaying factors in EoL care pathway and reflect on practical implications for quality EoL care. OBJECTIVE: To identify system factors that contributes to EoL care decision making and dignified EoL Care Pathways. METHOD: This is a qualitative study with individual interviews and focus groups conducted. Participants was …-
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherHong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine.-
dc.relation.ispartofNewsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicineen_US
dc.rightsCreative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License-
dc.titleSystems dynamics in the community care pathway at the end-of-life: the Hong Kong experienceen_US
dc.typeConference_Paperen_US
dc.identifier.emailTam, MYJ: myjtam@hku.hken_US
dc.identifier.emailChan, CLW: cecichan@hku.hken_US
dc.identifier.emailLuk, JKH: jkhluk@hkucc.hku.hken_US
dc.identifier.emailFong, CHC: candyhcf@hku.hken_US
dc.identifier.emailHo, AHY: andyho@hku.hken_US
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dc.identifier.authorityHo, AHY=rp00650en_US
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dc.identifier.hkuros240938en_US
dc.identifier.issue2-
dc.identifier.spage15-
dc.identifier.epage15-
dc.publisher.placeHong Kong-

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