Pain management four TIMES or four DAYS per week in 2017?

July 25 – 31 is National Pain Week… so what better time than to clarify something regarding the claiming of complex pain management in 2017.

It was surprising when the ‘changes to residential aged care funding arrangements’ Fact Sheet listed Item 12.4b as Complex pain management by allied health professional at least 4 times per week

Especially when you consider that the requirements claiming Q12.4b were changed from ‘at least 4 times per week‘ to ‘at least 4 days per week‘ back in 2013

So is this a typo? Is it really now 4 times again?

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