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Toolkit: Enhancing the Management of Neuropathic Pain in the Long-term Care Setting

This toolkit provides strategies and templates to help long-term care facilities and their clinicians implement a performance improvement project. The goal of this project is to help clinicians accurately and appropriately manage residents with persistent pain. The toolkit includes the following components:

  1. Introduction
  2. Algorithm and instructions for toolkit implementation |
  3. Sample data collection form and performance measures/calculation instructions
  4. PowerPoint slides used during Stage B clinical in-service meetings
  5. List of resources available for Stage B intervention |
  6. Published manuscript- Pain Medicine
The information included in this toolkit was prepared by The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and faculty members as outlined in the Introduction.