Developing an MSCC Clinical G uideline for Primary care and Services in the Community. Paula Powell Consultant in Palliative medicine St helens and knowsley community palliative care team. Aims of Guidance. To support health professionals working in the community setting to;
Consultant in Palliative medicine
St helens and knowsley community palliative care team
GPs – GP on consensus group, local GP Facilitators, GP cancer leads.
Palliative Care – Community Consultant and Acute Services Consultant, consultation via Palliative Care Clinical Network Group.
Oncology – oncology leads on consensus group and consultation with Oncology Clinical Network Group.
Neurosurgical – Surgical Lead for MSCC for Network
Guideline available on Network website.
Guidelines produced in booklet and poster format for distribution into primary care.
Education sessions in primary care and acute settings.
Booklet for patients.
Whole patient journey considered.
Education for patients and health professionals.
Clinical expertise shared.
Opportunities for collaborative review and evaluation of impact.