Children's Hospital: Decision-Making Tool and Care Plan
Adapted from an ethical decision making model, this tool provides a comprehensive framework for communication and clinical decision making about the plan of care for children and life limiting illness.
Clinical Care Tools - Care Plan
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
Pediatric Palliative Care Project
Mail Stop CM - 11
4800 Sand Point Way, N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105
Ross Hays, M.D.
How the grantee used this instrument:
This tool is administered in-person by Project Consultant at the clinic enrollment visit or by physician or agency case manager as requested by any member of the care team.
pediatrics, care planning
To use this tool:
You may print and copy this tool for your own use from this site. Please credit source.
Designed by Project Team, based on the Clinical Ethics Model of Jonsen, Siegler, and Winslade (Clinical Ethics: A Practical Approach to Ethical Decisions in Clinical Medicine 4 ed. NY:McGraw-Hill 1998).
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Posted September 2003
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