The resources published below were developed by the health providers involved during our 18-month-long safe use of opioids national ‘formative’ collaborate. 

Each resource is referenced where relevant in the how-to guide (available here) that supports the use and testing of the four emerging care bundles to reduce opioid-related harm.
Please note, these resources are made available by kind permission of the providers involved. The Health Quality & Safety Commission is not responsible for the content. Any associated enquiries or comments regarding the resources should be made to the relevant provider.

Downloadable resources
Auckland DHB Patient Information Leaflet                                                                          (94 KB, docx)
Auckland DHB Prescribing Decision Tool  (46 KB, pdf)
Canterbury DHB Nurse Survey  (30 KB, docx) 
Capital and Coast DHB Patient Information Leaflet  (381 KB, pdf) 
Counties Manukau DHB Bowel Stamp  (46 KB, pdf)
Counties Manukau DHB Laxsol Prescribing Sticker (240 KB, ppt)
Counties Manukau Health Patient Information Leaflet  (645 KB, pdf)
Counties Manukau Health Staff Guide on Using Patient Information Leaflet  (399 KB, pdf)
Counties Manukau Laxative Step-Wise Guide  (250 KB, pdf)
Mercy Ascot Early Warning Score  (1 MB, pdf)
Mercy Ascot Education Poster Balance Pain Management – Sedation (294 KB, docx)
Mercy Ascot Education Poster New Guideline Oral Opioids  (306 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot Education Poster on Equivalent Opioid Doses  (297 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot Education Poster Patient Expectations – Pain Goals  (300 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot Education Poster Sedation – Escalation Guide  (282 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot Elderly High Risk Poster  (481 KB, pdf) 
Mercy Ascot Example of Written Communication to Nursing Staff  (288 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot Introduction to Campaign Poster  (306 KB, docx) 
Mercy Ascot OIVI Management Protocol  (56 KB, pdf) 
MidCentral DHB Guideline for Management and Prevention of Opioid Related Constipation  (1.3 MB, docx) 
MidCentral DHB Opioid Quiz  (72 KB, pdf) 
MidCentral DHB Patient Information Leaflet  (58 KB, pdf) 
MidCentral DHB Patient Information Poster  (438 KB, pdf)
MidCentral DHB PowerPoint Presentation  (1.1 MB, pdf) 
National Prescribing Service Pain Management Module  (134 KB, pdf) 
Southern DHB pre-op assessment and post-op treatment of PONV  (244 KB, doc) 
Waitemata DHB Agenda for Pain Study Day (24 KB, docx)
Waitemata DHB e-Learning Module Introduction  (24 KB, docx) 
Waitemata DHB Pain Study Day Objectives (57 KB, doc)
Waitemata DHB Patient Information Leaflet  (483 KB, pdf) 
Waitemata DHB Staff Education Booklet  (2.1 MB, pdf)

Last updated 30/08/2018