Clinical Tools

PPS for healthcare professionals

Victoria Hospice offers the following useful clinical tools to help healthcare professionals in their assessment or treatment of patients facing advancing illness, death or bereavement.

The Palliative Performance Scale and Bowel Performance Scale have been validated, while the others should be considered ‘working forms.’

If you wish to use any of these tools, please fill out our: Reprint and Use Permissions Request Form

If you have any questions please email Brittany Clark.



Emily Spargo, Co-op Student


Brittany Clark, Education and Research Event Facilitator


Anke Krey, Education and Research Project Facilitator