PC02 (359)    CONTACT ISSUE CODE (745.2)

Name Value
CODE PC02
NAME Problems with Pain
STATUS NATIONAL
DEFINITION
a.  Pain medication not ordered following a painful procedure.
pain medications - e.g. referral to pain management clinic.
 
b.  Patient requesting pain medication because he has been taking it over 
long periods of time - physician is not ordering the medication as 
patient requests and he is in pain.
 
c.  Pain medication ordered is not effective.
 
d.  Patient upset that alternative pain management is ordered in place of 
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