Cancer Pain Control Program
Satisfactory control of cancer pain for all clients consulting OMMC.
- Formulation and continual updating of
clinical practice guidelines in cancer pain control.
- Continual education of staff on cancer
pain control program and clinical practice guidelines for proper
- Insurance of provision of facilities to
make all needed analgesics, particularly morphine, always readily
available in and accessible from the hospital pharmacy.
- Continual monitoring and assessment of
cancer pain control in all clients, particularly, admitted patients.
enabling objectives and strategies are accomplished by end of 2003 and
year, at least 90% of admitted cancer patients have achieved pain score of 3 or
less prior to discharge.