Improvement Tools

Clinicians and administrators at the front lines of patient and family care have come up with creative ways to facilitate ICU palliative care improvement. IPAL-ICU shares (with permission) a representative group of tools developed by colleagues at a range of institutions across the country, as well as some by our Project Team.


Quality Monitoring Tools

Pocket Cards


Billing Resources

Manaker S, Krier-Morrow, D, Pohlig CA, eds. Coding for Chest Medicine 2010: Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep. Northbrook: American College of Chest Physicians, 2010.

Policy, Screening Tool, and Family Leaflet for Palliative Care Referral from ICU

Other Tools/Resources