Pain Assessment and Management
About This Sample Course
Pain can disrupt a person’s lifestyle and significantly impact their quality of life.
Understanding the characteristics of pain, how to assess for pain, and the importance of pain control utilizing pain management strategies will serve to enhance the care you provide in your healthcare environment.
Directed towards direct care staff and activity professionals in long term post-acute care, hospice, and home health, this entry-level pain assessment and management sample course includes the types and classifications of pain, pain assessment tools for the verbal and nonverbal individual, basics of pain assessment, pain management strategies, and federal regulations that address quality of life and quality of care.