Treatment and management of pain
Certificate of Completion
This module raises awareness of the importance of individualised treatments, based on information gained from the comprehensive assessment. Better understand the importance of evaluating the effectiveness of treatment interventions.
This module has prerequisite requirements
Suitable for people working in:
Mixed , Community Care , Acute Care , Residential Care
This module is part of the course:
The Pain puzzle
Treatment and management of pain
This module is has five sections:
Treatment of pain
- In this section options for treating pain are presented.
- In this section you are prompted to think about the information presented in previous section.
The final piece of the puzzle
- In this section the importannce of evaluating the effectiveness of treatment interventions is discussed.
- In this section you are asked to respond to a series of multiple choice questions which will be assessed.
Post course quiz
- In this section you are asked to repeat the knowledge quiz to assist DTA to evaluate the Pain Puzzle course.
After completing this module, participants will be able to:
describe how assessment information informs an individualised treatment plan
describe the importance of an interdisciplinary approach to pain assessment and management in residential aged care
understand the importance of ongoing evaluation of the effectiveness of the treatment plan
Continuing Professional Education
A completion certificate for CPD credit is awarded upon completion of this course.
Dementia Training Australia is supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund.
Dr Margaret Winbolt
Ms Christine While
Professor Andrew Robinson
Professor Elizabeth Beattie
Dr Andrew Stafford
Associate Professor Belinda Goodenough
Ms Angela Casey
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