Della Roberts, RN, MSN, CHPCN(C)
Della is an advanced practice nurse supporting Hospice Palliative Care (HPC) practice across settings. In this role, she leads initiatives to advance the practice of palliative care. Della has been instrumental in policy, program and guideline development including the provincial afterhours palliative nursing service, the expected/planned home death in British Columbia and the decision tool "Fraser Health Palliative Care: Determining next home care nursing visit." She has extensive teaching and curriculum development experience including development and implementation of interdisciplinary curriculum promoting a palliative approach. Della has been co-investigator on several palliative care research projects.
- Island Health British Columbia
- Adjunct Professor School of Nursing, University of British Columbia