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Towards safer transitions: a curriculum to teach and assess hospital-to-hospice handoffs.

Darrah NJ, O'Connor NR. Toward Safer Transitions: A Curriculum to Teach and Assess Hospital-to-Hospice Handoffs. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016;51(6):959-962.e2. doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2016.01.012.

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June 15, 2016
Darrah NJ, O'Connor NR. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016;51(6):959-962.e2.

Hospice providers often lack access to patient records, which can hinder patient transitions in this setting. This project report outlines an effort to develop curriculum associated with hospital-to-hospice handoffs to enhance transition practices and communication needs unique to palliative care.

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Darrah NJ, O'Connor NR. Toward Safer Transitions: A Curriculum to Teach and Assess Hospital-to-Hospice Handoffs. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016;51(6):959-962.e2. doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2016.01.012.