Paper Pain Assessment

Challenges and Limitations of Paper-based Pain Assessment Methods

Despite the existence of over 30 observational, paper-based pain assessment tools, there is no one gold, universal global standard. Variability exists in content and scoring systems across the…

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Pain Assessment Guidelines and Frameworks

A Review of Existing Pain Assessment Guidelines and Frameworks

Findings from Painaustralia suggest that as many as 80% of aged care residents are living with chronic pain, ranging from common arthritis, bone and joint disorders, cancer, and other long-term…

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QUARTERLY UPDATE JANUARY MARCH 2022 2 2

CEO Philip Daffas Quarterly Presentation at the NWR Tech, Healthcare and Industrials Virtual Conference

Our CEO, Philip Daffas, this week presented at the NWR Tech, Healthcare and Industrials Virtual Investor Conference where he shared details on the latest outcomes and achievements from our January –…

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QUARTERLY UPDATE JANUARY MARCH 2022 2 2

Quarterly News Update: PainChek Achieves Growth in All Key Markets, Continues Global Expansion

PainChek has seen a fantastic start to 2022. In the March quarter, we brought our digital pain assessment solution to more residents in aged care facilities around the world, and continued our…

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V Care Webinar

Summerset Rolls-out PainChek® to All Care Centres in New Zealand

Summerset, New Zealand’s third largest care provider, underwent a 6-month pilot project where they introduced and trialled PainChek®, the world’s first regulatory-cleared medical device for the…

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PainChek Adds Nourish Care to its Integration Portfolio

PainChek Adds Nourish Care to its Integration Portfolio

PainChek® is now integrated with Nourish Care UK, a leading digital care management technology provider, marking a new era in the app-based tools available to care home providers.

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pain management

The fundamentals of assessing and managing pain in aged care

Reviewing the benefits of effective pain management assessment tools that can effectively support clinicians in aged care in ensuring pain is identified and treated effectively.

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Living With dementia

The Impact of Pain on Daily Living for People with Dementia

Understanding how pain affects daily functioning for people living with dementia is critical to improving pain management and treatment outcomes for these individuals.

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Pain In Adults With Dementia

Understanding Pain Assessment in Adults with Dementia

Pain is common in people with dementia but often goes undetected. We explore effective pain assessment for this group & the role of pain scale assessment tools.

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Using technology to measure pain

How Technology Assists with Assessing Pain in Palliative Care

The provision of care is paramount when an individual enters palliative care. Ensuring end-of-life treatment and attention is synonymous with dignity, accuracy, reliability and sensitivity, is all…

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Integration Partners

Ensuring Your Integration Partners Are Aligned to Enable Best-Practice in Aged Care

The introduction of new technologies into the New Zealand aged care sector presents vast opportunities to improve treatment outcomes and the quality of care within these settings.

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