Journal article

Implementation of Sustainable Evidence-Based Practice for the Assessment and Management of Pain in Residential Aged Care Facilities

Steven Savvas, Christine Toye, Elizabeth Beattie, Stephen J Gibson

Pain Management Nursing | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

Consortium members: National Ageing Research Institute (Victoria, Australia), Dementia Collaborative Study Centre (School of Nursing, Faculty of Health, Queensland, Australia), Edith Cowan University (School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine, Western Australia, Australia), Curtin University (School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Western Australia), Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care (La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia), Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (Department of Pain Management, Western Australia). Key Project Staff: Kay Ledgerwood, Mark Bradbeer, Helen Holloway, Kristi Holloway. ExpertWorking Party: Jenny Abbey, Linda Kristjanson, Rhonda Nay, Roger Goucke. Participating Facilities: St Paul de Chartres Residential Aged Card (Queensland, Australia), Uniting Church Homes, St Andrews Residency (Western Australia), Hall and Prior Aged Care Organisation, Clarence Estate Residency (Western Australia), Royal Freemason's Homes of Victoria, Coppin Community Hostel (Victoria, Australia), and Royal Freemason's Homes of Victoria, Colbran Lodge (Victoria, Australia). This study was funded by the Australian Government, Department of Health.