United States Department of Veterans Affairs
VHA Pain Management

Administrative Resources

Pain Policy:

  • IASP Guidelines for Pain Treatment Facilities   * The principles set forth in this document can serve as a guideline for both health practitioners and those governmental or professional organizations involved in the establishment of standards for this type of health care delivery.
  • IASP Pain Curricula * IASP provides curricula that are helpful for establishing teaching courses on acute, chronic, and cancer pain in Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychology, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy.

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