Introduction to Assessment Tools

PCOC Assessment Tools 

Clinical assessments are used to Prove Improve Patient Outcomes

Palliative Care Problem Severity Score (PCPSS)

Palliative Care Phase

Symptom Assessment Scale (SAS)

Functional Assessment in Palliative Care (RUG-ADL & AKPS)



Last reviewed: 14 September, 2017

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