The Six Essential Elements of Good Pain Care

The Six Essential Elements of Good Pain CareAs part of its Whole Health model, the VA has established the following six points for safe and effective pain care: Educate Veterans and FamiliesEducate Veterans/Families to promote self-efficacy and shared decision making; provide access to all relevant resources Educate and Train Team MembersEducate/train all team members to […]


LinksACTTION:  Optimizing trials, promoting collaborations, in the development of novel therapeutics Effective July 1, 2011, IMMPACT consensus meetings, publications, and other activities will be conducted under the auspices of the Analgesic, Anesthetic, and Addiction Clinical Trial Translations, Innovations, Opportunities, and Networks (ACTTION) public-private partnership with the United States Food and Drug Administration. Link here for […]

Pain Management and Opioid Safety

Pain Management and Opioid Safety Investigator Insights Podcast Series May 2018 A Talk with Dr. Heather Gilmartin and Dr. Joe Frank Summary: Dr. Heather Gilmartin, nurse scientist at the Denver/Seattle Center of Innovation in Denver, Colorado, talks with her colleague, Dr. Joe Frank, primary care physician at the Denver VA and health services researcher at […]