Access key resources that are important for those focused on quality pain care in a nursing home or long term care facility

Clinical Practice Guidelines - Access to current guidelines and position statements that guide pain care in older persons is essential for organizations emphasizing best practice care.

University of Iowa Management Resources - The following resources are examples of Evidence-Based Practice guidelines related to pain management.

Federal Regulations - Key federal regulations that impact pain care

The MayDay Fund - A Call to Revolutionize Chronic Pain Care in America: An Opportunity in Health Care Reform.

This is a report developed by a panel of experts, convened by the New York City-based Mayday Fund, including anesthesiologists, neurologists, primary care doctors, pediatricians, emergency physicians, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists and patient advocates. The consensus report shows that pain is a huge public health problem. The panel developed several recommendations for government agencies, Congress and the medical community to address. Written 2009, amended 2010.​