This communications kit supports the launch of the national Opioid Analgesic Stewardship in Acute Pain Clinical Care Standard, released on 27 April 2022.
Show your support for the clinical care standard by downloading and sharing the content on your website, social networks or within your health service organisation. You are encouraged to use these resources to raise awareness about the new standard and best practice care for opioid analgesics.
The standard is supported by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA).
- More information on the Opioid Analgesic Stewardship in Acute Pain Clinical Care Standard
- Contact: email firstname.lastname@example.org
Below are some suggestions for messages you could copy and paste, to use in your social media, newsletters and other communications.
- Message 1
[Insert name of your organisation] supports the release of the new #Opioid #Analgesic Stewardship in Acute Pain Clinical Care Standard by the @ACSQHC. Let’s work together to avoid short-term use of #opioids becoming a long-term problem. safetyandquality.gov.au/opioid-ccs #ccs
- Message 2
Help reduce harm from #opioids. The new #Opioid #Analgesic Stewardship in Acute Pain Clinical Care Standard from the @ACSQHC provides guidance on safe and appropriate use of opioids to treat acute pain. safetyandquality.gov.au/opioid-ccs #ccs
- Message 3
It’s time to rethink our approach to using #opioid #analgesics to treat acute pain in the ED and after surgery. Long-term use of #opioids can lead to dependence, addiction and unintended overdose. Read the new #CCS from the @ACSQHC safetyandquality.gov.au/opioid-ccs