Appendix 6: Macmillan Care Plan
Bowel Cancer Primary
Designation: Holistic Needs Assessment Officer
Contact Details: 0141 287 7077
Copies sent to: GP/Client
Next Review Due:
Level 1: Score 0-3 (Mild Concerns)
Discuss Sources of concern with the patient, include information, contact details and monitor.
Level 2: Score 4-6 (Moderate Concerns)
As above for level 1 and provide information and discuss with a colleague if necessary and signpost to support. Use second level assessment tool if appropriate e.g HADs
Level 3: Score 7-10 (Significant Concerns)
As above in level 1 and 2, and use second level assessment tool if appropriate e.g HADs and refer to specialist services if required.
Overall Score on Distress Thermometer: (1-10)
|Main Concerns||Score||Description of Concern||Plan of Action|
|10||Client living conditions are unsuitable for his condition specifically when his treatment has been undertaken.||
Referral to Glasgow Housing Association 20.02.14.
Client to be re housed.
|Practical Concerns: Money||10||Client will be off work due to condition and will not get sick pay.||
Referral to Long Term Conditions & Macmillan Service 20.02.14.
Full Benefit Review
|Practical Concerns: Caring Responsibilities||10||Client does not want his family to be burdened with his caring responsibilities.||
Potential future referral to Cordia Home Care
(Client will contact Link Officer when referral to be carried out)
|Emotional Concerns; Worry, Fear and Anxiety||10||Client is concerned about his forth coming treatment and surgery.||Signposted Client to his Clinical Nurse Specialist for reassurance regarding treatment.|