Key priority area

Improve equity of access to specialist expertise in early intervention pain management for people with pancreatic cancer

Strategies and activities

Each key priority area has supporting strategies and associated activities for implementation in the short, medium or long term that have been identified to achieve the priority. Click on the strategies below to explore these in more detail.


Establish standardised pathway for access to pain management


Short term

  • Identify current status and gaps in access to early intervention pain management

  • Design or adapt and test standardised supportive care pathway incorporating rapid access models to pain management expertise

Medium term

  • Implement standardised supportive care pathway


Promote patient and clinician awareness of interventional pain management


Educate health professionals on interventional pain management