Service Operating Procedure- SOP – Butterfly Advance Care Planning and Coordination Team (ACCT)

Information for Health and Social Care professionals. Service operating procedure for the Butterfly Advance Care Planning and Coordination Team (ACCT) Pre -discharge from Pilgrim Hospital, a person is identified as having deteriorating health and will benefit from having an advance care planning conversation, regarding their future care preferences and wishes, following their discharge. Identification of people in Pilgrim Hospital is by the: • Specialist Palliative Care Team (SPCT) • Assertive In-Reach Team (AIR) • Community Care Nurse Specialist (CCNS) • Acute Medical Short Stay (AMSS) ward staff see also Supportive and Palliative Care Indicators Tool (SPICT™) and Why use the SPICTTM?

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