In this section, national initiatives which have been set up in Austria can be found.
Improving care of pain patients
Medical pain care is at its limits. Initiated by health speaker Mrs. Eva Mückstein an application for the development of federal quality guidelines for pain care have been presented to the health care committee. These guidelines have now been approved by by the government parties. The management of chronic pain patients shall finally be improved.
More information on this you will find on the Austrian website www.gruene.at
Many projects and initiatives were conducted in Austria by patient organisations, HCP-organisations and governmental institutions.