Provide Pain Management

This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required to administer restricted analgesics to provide pain management as part of a medically supervised first responder organisation. It includes identifying the need for analgesia; accessing, preparing and administering restricted pain relief such as analgesics and aspirin according to medically endorsed protocols; performing casualty handovers and completing analgesic use requirements.

Duration:

  • 4 hours

Units of Competency:

  • PUAEME005 Provide pain management

Pre-requisite HLTAID003 Provide First Aid