Foundations Module 2.11: Acute and Chronic Pain

This program includes a video that was recorded on a previous date. The recording is about 30 minutes in length. You will need to watch the recording, receive a 70% or higher passing grade on a quiz, and then complete an evaluation to receive your certificate and complete this course. You will have access to this course for 1 year, starting on the purchase date.

The rehabilitation nurse must possess the knowledge and skills to effectively care for people with pain. This program will walk you through the various types of pain, etiology, and pathophysiology of pain, along with the nursing role in pain management so you can thoroughly assess your rehabilitation patients for pain and develop effective, patient-specific interventions.  

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Learning Objectives

  • Define pain and types of pain 
  • Discuss how patient’s well-being can be affected by pain 
  • List common misconceptions about pain 
  • Discuss interventions for pain 
  • Discuss the nursing role in pain management
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 CNE
    ANCC The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Publication date: 
03/15/2021
Purchase deadline: 
07/02/2024
Member cost:
$18.00
Non-member cost:
$27.00
Cost:
$27.00
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Presenter: Margi Williams, PhD, RN, MSN, CRRN, FNP-BC, FABDA, FARN Margi Williams PhD, RN, MSN, CRRN, FNP-BC, FABDA is a clinical nurse on the acute pediatric Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, GA. She is an early childhood intervention researcher and inventor of a therapy device. In addition, she is a Nurse Practitioner working with adults with developmental disabilities and mental health disorders in the group home community setting. Her interests include early childhood intervention, working with patients with cognitive and neurologic disorders, patient/family education for those with literacy challenges and transitioning from pediatric to adult care. She has been a rehab nurse for over 35 years and an active ARN member for over 30 years. She has given numerous conference presentations and authored several publications, including rehabilitation nursing guidelines.

 

Presence or absence of conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content: No conflict of interest exists for any individual in a position to control the content of this educational activity.

 

Notice of requirements to receive contact hours:

.75 Nursing Contact Hours will be awarded for individuals who participate in the full activity and complete the post-evaluation for the activity. The ability to view or accept credit for this product expires on 7/2/2024.

The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 CNE
    ANCC The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Price

Member cost:
$18.00
Non-member cost:
$27.00
Cost:
$27.00
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