Internal Code: MAS1658
Essay Writing Assignment:
Topic - Standard 3 of the Standards for Providing Quality Palliative Care for all Australians (Palliative Care Australia, 2005, p. 6) states that “Ongoing and comprehensive assessment and care planning are undertaken to meet the needs and wishes of the patient, their caregiver/s and family”. Choose either breathlessness or delirium and discuss the comprehensive assessment, care planning and management of the symptom, as experienced by a person in your care. You will need to include any tools, aids and tests that might be used in assessment, monitoring and ongoing evaluation of the symptom.