Using the ecological framework to identify barriers and enablers to implementing Namaste Care in Canada's long-term care system.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Higher acuity of care at the time of admission to long-term care (LTC) is resulting in a shorter period to time of death, yet most LTC homes in Canada do not have formalized approaches to palliative care. Namaste Care is a palliative care approach specifically tailored to persons with advanced cognitive impairment who are living in LTC. The… (More)
DOI: 10.21037/apm.2017.06.14

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