The Palliative Care Committee provides guidance to BC’s regional renal programs with respect to end of life issues.
Group members include nephrologists, social workers and renal nurses from all Health Authority Renal Programs, as well as representatives from the Kidney Foundation of Canada and the UBC Faculty of Medicine.
Assist Health Authority Renal Programs (HARPs) to develop and implement strong EOL care
Enhance education and understanding of Advanced Care Planning (ACP) and EOL care
Enhance the EOL training of nephrology fellows
The Palliative Care Committee completed a position paper that outlines international, national, and provincial trends in EOL care.
See the EOL Resources section for documents and links.
See the committee's terms of reference.