Pain Management Nursing Care

Effective pain management in our aged care home

At Oxa Care, effective pain management for our aged care residents is a top priority. Our comprehensive approach ensures that residents receive personalised and timely interventions to address their pain, fostering comfort and well-being.

Pain management in aged care

Oxa Care strongly emphasises effective pain management in alignment with the standards set by the Australian Pain Society. Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals is well-versed in addressing persistent and chronic pain experienced by aged-care residents.

With a focus on individualised care, we implement evidence-based strategies to alleviate persistent pain and enhance the overall well-being of our residents. This includes regular assessments, personalised care plans, and the use of appropriate interventions to provide relief. 

We understand that effective pain management is integral to maintaining the highest standards of care. Oxa Care is committed to ongoing education and training for our staff to ensure they are equipped with the latest knowledge and skills in pain management, contributing to the overall excellence of care provided within our residential aged care home.

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Our allied health services cater to the diverse needs of residents, fostering holistic well-being through expert support in areas such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and other specialised therapies.

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Pain management is a top priority, with specialised services to ensure residents' comfort and well-being.

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Hear from our residents and family members
"The staff at OxaCare are wonderful looking after my Mum. She is well looked after and she loves it there. Plenty of activities for her to do which she loves. The staff always keep me updated with Mum which I'm grateful for."

Dorothy McPhan

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Why choose us?

At Oxa Care, we like to think we stand out compared to other residential aged-care homes in Melbourne. We’re committed to upholding the highest aged care quality standards, we provide a supportive and enriching environment tailored to each resident's unique needs. Our dedication to quality ensures that Oxa Care stands out as a trusted choice for comprehensive and compassionate aged care services.

Comprehensive pain assessment

Our pain assessments involve skilful techniques to help residents describe pain accurately, ensuring their needs are understood and addressed, even in cases of extreme pain.

Improving patient outcomes

We focus on improving patient outcomes, addressing physical discomfort and considering psychological symptoms and cognitive impairment for a holistic approach to well-being.

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Our aged care costs

As a new state-of-the-art residence, we offer top-notch facilities and services surpassing other homes in Melbourne. Our modern, spacious rooms provide more space and deliver an average cost savings of up to 33% compared to other residential aged care facilities in Melbourne. We work closely with residents and their families to customise flexible payment plans tailored to individual needs—don't hesitate to reach out to our team for further details.

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Frequently asked questions

We’ve answered some frequently asked questions about our pain management services.

How is pain assessed and monitored for residents at Oxa Care?

At Oxa Care, we employ a comprehensive approach to pain assessment, combining resident self-reporting, clinical observations, and specialised tools to ensure accurate and thorough monitoring. Our skilled healthcare professionals regularly assess and reassess pain levels to tailor interventions and enhance residents' overall well-being.

What pain management strategies are used for chronic conditions?

Oxa Care utilises a multi-disciplinary approach to pain management for residents with chronic conditions. This includes a combination of pharmacological interventions, such as medications, and non-pharmacological strategies, such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and psychological support. This holistic approach addresses the unique challenges of chronic pain, promoting optimal relief and improved quality of life.

Are non-pharmacological approaches available for pain relief?

Absolutely. Oxa Care prioritises non-pharmacological approaches for pain relief, recognising the importance of holistic care. Residents can access various interventions, including physiotherapy, massage, relaxation techniques, and other complementary therapies. These non-pharmacological methods are tailored to individual preferences and contribute to a more comprehensive and personalised pain management plan.

How frequently are residents' pain levels re-evaluated and adjustments made to their care plans?

Residents' pain levels are regularly re-evaluated at Oxa Care to ensure that their care plans remain responsive and effective. Our healthcare team conducts ongoing assessments, and adjustments to pain management strategies are made promptly based on residents' evolving needs. This proactive approach ensures that residents receive the most suitable and personalised care over time.

Can family members be involved in pain management decisions for their loved ones?

Yes, at Oxa Care, we highly value the involvement of family members in pain management decisions. We believe in collaborative care, and family input is crucial. Our healthcare professionals work closely with families to understand residents' preferences, ensure transparency in decision-making, and collectively contribute to a care plan that aligns with the resident's overall well-being and family expectations.

Our pain management strategies

At Oxa Care, our pain management strategies are comprehensive and tailored to each resident's unique needs. We employ a multi-disciplinary approach that combines pharmacological interventions, including medications, with non-pharmacological methods such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and psychological support. Regular reassessment of residents' pain levels ensures that adjustments to their care plans are made promptly, promoting effective and personalised pain relief.

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