Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre
10 Year Anniversary
Clinic Highlight: Chronic Pain Clinic
The Chronic Pain Clinic at Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre (JPOCSC) is the only specialized clinic in Fraser Health that offers pain management through assessment, education, specialized interventional procedures, and self-management techniques for people experiencing chronic pain. The clinical team includes Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Pharmacists and administrative staff. In recent years, this team won the prestigious John F. McCreary Award from UBC for Interprofessional Teamwork, an honour which clearly indicates how well this team collaborates together to enhance health care for their patients.
The Chronic Pain Clinic sees approximately 2,000 patient visits every month, with demand rising each year. It is one of 56 specialty clinics at the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre.