Chronic Pain MedsCheck Trial (ITK June/July 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: ITK
Author: Jenny Bergin and John Chapman

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of how to build a sustainable chronic pain medicines management service within your pharmacy. 

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the elements of a chronic pain MedsCheck
  2. Describe key concepts of a patient-centred approach to consultation, counselling and communication in a chronic pain MedsChec
  3. Describe elements to consider when developing a sustainable business model for a chronic pain MedsCheck
  4. List the uses of common pain assessment tools

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.6, 4.4, 4.7

Accreditation number: A1906ITK1    Accreditation expires: 01/06/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.