Chronic Pain 2018-03-05T16:37:01+00:00

Chronic Pain Management Services:

  • A comprehensive nursing assessment and individualized pain assessment for acute and chronic conditions with on-going reassessments as ordered by MD
  • Evaluation by a Physical Therapist and/or Occupational Therapist for rehabilitative services as ordered by MD
  • Education about pain management issues for patients, families, providers and the communities in which they live
  • Appropriate treatment with drug and non-drug therapies
  • Patient advocacy, case management and communication with patient’s physician
  • Assistance with personal care and ADL’s by our Home Health Aide/Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Coordination of community resources by our MSW
  • Falls prevention identification and education

Chronic Pain Management Services provide patients with:

  • Pain and symptom management
  • Optimal functioning
  • Control of side effects
  • Appropriate use of drugs & non-drug therapy
  • Enhanced of quality of life

Chronic Pain Conditions due to:

  • Post Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Diabetic or Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Other Pain Syndromes