You may not be granted permission to record record the administration of pain relief. In that case, the "Add Therapy" and "Add Medication" buttons would not be visible to you.
Once a Pain Assessment has been completed you may decide to administer Pain Relief to a person. Any Pain Relief you administer should be recorded in the PainChek® application.
To record the administration of Pain Relief, select the ‘Add Pain Relief’ button from the corresponding Resident profile. You can either select the appropriate Pain Relief you aim to administer from your medication list within the PainChek® App or add the Name, Dose and Date and Time manually.
In addition, you can also choose from your therapies list what type of pain relief therapy you decide to administer.
1. Select the pain relief tab from the Resident's profile:
2. Select Add Therapy or Add Medication:
3. Add it manually:
4. Enter the required details:
5. Or add it from an existing list: