The Language Guidelines for Chronic Pain Management are in their final revision following extensive feedback from people living with pain and those working in the sector.
The Guidelines aim to help media, consumers, health care providers, government, other industry stakeholders and the general community to use accurate and sensitive language when discussing chronic pain and those who live with it.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration was seeking input on a proposal to introduce a Unique Device Identification (UDI) system for medical devices in Australia. Painaustralia gathered consumer opinions of the UDI proposal as well as thoughts on medical devices in general to guide Painaustralia's submission. February, 2019
Painaustralia collected responses from consumers about their experience with pain management in the aged care sector for the Victorian Royal Commission into Aged Care. January, 2019