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Living and Dying Well: Building on Progress


Annex A Overview of Actions

Action 1
Implementation and governance arrangements

Actions 2 and 3
Implement, review and update guidelines

Action 4
Implement referral criteria to specialist palliative care

Action 5
Implement assessment tools

Actions 6, 7 and 8
Implement advance/anticipatory care planning

Action 9
Implement palliative care in acute hospitals

Actions 10 and 11
Implement service configuration young people service recommendations

Action 12
Health promotion/public health

Action 13
Electronic Palliative Care Summary ( ePCS)

Action 14
Adult Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation ( DNACPR) Policy

Action 15
Children's resuscitation policy

Actions 16 and 17
Development of care home agenda

Actions 18
Scottish Children's and Young People Palliative Care Executive ( SCYPPEx)

Actions 19, 20 and 21

Actions 22 and 23
Partnership between NHS Boards and independent hospices

Actions 24 and 25
Education and workforce development

* Monitoring of progress will be undertaken by the Scottish Government Health Directorates through the Living and Dying Well National Advisory Group.