Frontline Care Solutions

Pain Assessment and Management

6 CPD Hours

Pain Assessment and Management Introductory Video
Dr Drew Dwyer - Consultant Gerontologist


Pain is a chronic care need. How well do you manage a client’s pain?

All workers in the Aged Care sector need to remain vigilant to the fact that pain in the elderly is common and often goes unrecognised or is treated poorly. Pain is a personal experience, occurring when and where the client says it does but, it is often not addressed or managed well in either RACFs or Home and Community Care services.

The incidence of pain is higher in residents whom have impaired cognition or a communicative disability and there are multiple barriers to effective pain management which are related to false beliefs and attitudes of residents, families and health professionals.

The learning outcomes of this seminar provide understanding of pain types and presentation, pain assessment and pain tools to support best practice guidelines in Aged Care work.

pain assessment management training courses sydney melbourne brisbane adelaide perth hobartThis course is highly recommended for RNs, EENs, ENs, AINs, CMs, CNCs, DONs and any Allied Health Professional. 

Topics include:

  • Identification of pain
  • Assessment of pain
  • Management of pain
Dr Drew

This seminar is facilitated by
Consultant Gerontologist, Dr Drew Dwyer

Visit Dr. Drew's website

Seminar Cost: $365 (incl GST) All resources, morning/afternoon tea and lunch are included.

*** Please note that courses are always subject to minimum and maximum numbers.
So book your place early to avoid disappointment! ***

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Contact us at admin@frontlinecaresolutions.com or phone 07 5440 5188 for booking enquiries.

This workshop can also be delivered as a one day in-service session for aged and community care providers, so you may be able to train more staff within your budget.

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