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Objective 1: What did we learn about barriers, facilitators and readiness to participate in ACP in Alberta?

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ACP readiness: supportive living perspective

Characterizing readiness for advance care planning (ACP): an interpretive descriptive study in supportive living

5th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 9-12, 2015, Munich, Germany

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ACP readiness: hematology and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Patient, family member, and clinician perspectives on advance care planning (ACP) in hematology and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)

6th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 6-9, 2017, Banff, AB

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ACP readiness: a cross-contextual analysis

A cross-contextual exploration of factors influencing interpretation and uptake of local ACP policy

6th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 6-9, 2017, Banff, AB

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ACP readiness: disease contexts

Exploring how disease context uniquely influences attitudes, approaches and processes of advance care planning engagement for patients and healthcare providers

European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) 2017 Conference, May 18-20, 2017, Madrid, Spain

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ACP readiness: faith perspective

Faith impacts advance care planning: a focus group study of Catholic women's perspectives on ACP

6th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 6-9, 2017, Banff, AB

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ACP readiness: South Asian perspective

Adopting recommendations from South Asian community to help improve their understanding of advance care planning concept

2017 Rocky Mountain/ACP/AMA Internal Medicine Meeting, November 16-18, 2017, Banff, AB

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ACP readiness: public polls of Albertans

Evidence of increasing public engagement in advance care planning in Alberta

10th Annual Learning in Palliative Medicine Conference, May 29-31, 2014, Toronto, ON

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ACP readiness: healthcare provider survey

Health care provider perspectives on advance care planning and Goals of Care Designations: barriers and potential interventions

5th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 9-12, 2015, Munich, Germany

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ACP readiness: Strategic Clinical Networks survey

Implementing advance care planning across a healthcare system: identifying local barriers and facilitators

5th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 9-12, 2015, Munich, Germany

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ACP readiness: medical-legal collaboration

Medical-legal collaboration: lawyer's role in advance care planning

2016 Mary O'Connor Palliative and Hospice Care Conference, April 27, 2016, Calgary, AB

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ACP readiness: legal survey

Advance care planning in Alberta lawyers' practices: a cross-sectional survey of Alberta lawyers

27th Annual Covenant Health Palliative Education and Research Days, October 24-25, 2016, Edmonton, AB

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ACP readiness: family medicine resident survey

Advance care planning in primary care: a survey of resident barriers and facilitators

2016 Family Medicine Forum, November 9-12, 2016, Vancouver, BC

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World Cafe: community group perspectives

How can we help Albertans learn about and participate in advance care planning? Findings from a World Cafe to gain community group perspectives

28th Annual Covenant Health Palliative Education and Research Day, October 23, 2017, Edmonton, AB

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Objective 2: What did we learn about tools for ACP education and engagement in Alberta?

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ACP engagement survey (BACPACS): think aloud evaluation

Using the think aloud method to evaluate instrument design for a new survey of patient engagement with advance care planning (ACP)

26th Annual Covenant Health Palliative Education and Research Days, October 26-27, Edmonton, AB

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ACP engagement survey (BACPACS): further validation

Further validation of the Behaviours in Advance Care Planning and ACtions Survey (BACPACS)

6th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 6-9, 2017, Banff, AB

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Team process improvement study: method

Evaluating the effectiveness of a participatory intervention development and implementation to improve patient knowledge of their advance care planning engagement

2016 Campus Alberta Student Conference on Health, September 10-11, 2016, Calgary, AB

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Team process improvement study: a quality improvement approach

Advance care planning (ACP): Bringing conversations that matter to the forefront - a team process improvement approach

Alberta Health Services' 3rd Annual Quality and Safety Summit, October 30-31, 2017, Edmonton, AB

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Team process improvement study: novel use of e-simulation

Improving advance care planning through a focus on team process: novel use of simulation-based education

6th International Conference on Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care (ACPEL), September 6-9, 2017, Banff, AB

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Team process improvement study: heart failure home care team

Improving ACP and GCD with a focus on heart failure home care team process: a novel collaborative project

28th Annual Covenant Health Palliative Education and Research Day, October 23, 2017, Edmonton, AB

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Team process improvement study: primary care perspective

Improving advance care planning and goals of care designation use through a focus on team process: a primary care perspective

2017 Family Medicine Research Day, March 16, 2017, Calgary, AB

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Serious Illness Care Program

Improving patient-physician communication in hospitals: initial insights from a multi-centre Canadian quality improvement initiative to implement the Serious Illness Care Program (SICP) on medical wards

Canadian Society of Internal Medicine 2018 Annual Meeting, October 10-13, 2018, Banff, Alberta

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Objective 3: What did we learn about indicators to monitor ACP uptake in Alberta?

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Healthcare system indicators: a systematic review

How do healthcare systems evaluate their advance care planning initiatives? A systematic review

26th Annual Covenant Health Palliative Education and Research Days, October 26-27, 2015, Edmonton, AB

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Identification of indicators: Alberta Delphi study

Identification and implementation of indicators to monitor successful uptake of advance care planning in Alberta: a Delphi study

9th World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), June 9-11, 2016, Dublin, Ireland

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Objective 4: What did we learn about the economic costs and consequences of ACP implementation in Alberta?

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Electronic GCD orders

Implementation and evaluation of electronic medical orders for goals of care and end of life

9th World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care, June 9-11, 2016, Dublin, Ireland

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Economics of ACP: systematic review

The economics of advance care planning: systematic review and synthesis

21st International Congress on Palliative Care, October 18-21, 2016, Montreal, Quebec

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Economics of ACP: discussion costs

Advance care planning (ACP) discussions: what do they really cost?

Advance Care Planning International (ACPi) Conference, March 2019, Rotterdam, Netherlands

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