Wellness for every body
Rehabilitation, Pain & Wellness

Community Pain Management Programme

Funding Stream ACC

Overview

For ACC clients whose pain is identified as being a barrier to achieving independence in their everyday life or return to vocation.
The program consists of a tailored pain management programme plan for every client consisting of a flexible multidisciplinary team approach.

This can include:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dietician
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Medical Specialists
  • Clinical Pharmacology 

Eligibility:

ACC clients with a complex clinical picture who are not progressing as expected due to pain barriers.

Referral Process

Referrals can be made directly into QE health by:

  • Doctor (general practitioner or lead medical practitioner)
  • Primary healthcare professional, or
  • Any health care professional that ACC fund.
  • ACC case managers from Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Lakes District.

The must complete the ACC6273 Provider Referral for Pain Management,

And attach a copy of an OREBRO short form questionnaire that has been completed by the patient, and send both through to QE Health via fax or by email to Lorraine.cornes@QEHealth.co.nz

 

Allied Health Services, QE Health
1073 Whakaue Street,
PO Box 1342,
Rotorua 3040
P: 07 349 5254 0800 734 772
Fax: 07 348 4266
E: infoline@qehealth.co.nz