Summary

The NSW Pain Management Report outlines the recommendations of the NSW Pain Management Taskforce.

The Taskforce recommendations were to develop and support a state-wide system of pain management services by:

  • focussing on integrating multidisciplinary care across primary, secondary and tertiary services;
  • providing education, training and workforce development for health professionals in all disciplines;
  • undertaking research and evaluation;
  • developing community-wide strategies to reduce the stigma of chronic pain; and
  • enhancing access to early intervention services.

The Report has several Appendices:

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File Size: 464 kb
Type: Report
Date of Publication: 01 January 2012
ISBN: 978-1-74787-784-7
SHPN: 120210