THE AUSTRALIAN PAIN SOCIETY

Postal Address

APS Secretariat

c/- DC Conference &
Association Management

PO Box 637

North Sydney NSW 2059

Australia

Head Office

Secretariat Office

c/- DC Conference &
Association Management

Suite 103, Level 1

3 West Street

North Sydney NSW 2060

Australia

Registered Charity

aeha

 

Publications

Pain in Residential Aged Care Facilities: Management Strategies, 2nd Edition

Pain-in-RACF-2_Front

This new edition is designed as a “one stop shop” with easy-to-use information and resources at the fingertips of the residential aged care facility workforce. It is relevant for personal care assistants, registered nurses, general practitioners, physiotherapists, psychologists, dieticians, occupational therapists, pharmacists and other allied health professionals to identify, assess and manage pain by addressing various pain management strategies.

The 2nd edition of this landmark document is authored and reviewed by expert multidisciplinary stakeholders. It includes revised and expanded content, including two new chapters Pain at the End of Life and Pain and Nutrition. It also aligns with the new Australian Aged Care Quality Standards effective from 01 July 2019. The document aims to provide contemporary research and expanded clinical practice insights and knowledge that should be utilised to inform clinical practice for the management of pain in residential aged care facilities.

This book is a valuable addition to any professional library, view the Executive Summary here.

OUT OF STOCK!

We are curently focussing on developing an e-book version of this publication.

Please watch this space for updates.

Thank you for your understanding.

Pian-in-RACF-2_Back

Other useful publications:

Forms available to be reproduced with acknowledgement and attribution retained.
Copyright © The Australian Pain Society 2019