Helping nurses assess and manage pain in older adultsFree evidence-based tools and best practices for nurses who work in nursing homes.
Geriatric Pain Knowledge Test
A new test developed by experts in the field of geriatric pain, designed to assess baseline knowledge of important concepts related to pain in older adults who reside in nursing homes. The test is offered free of charge in an effort to increase clinical knowledge and improve the quality of care to older adults who experience pain. Learn more.
New ResourceThe National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO) “LIVE Without Pain” web resource has been added to our Education Resources- see the Provider section and Patients and Families.
September is Pain Awareness Month
Free Virtual Pain CME Series
Opioid REMS and Safe Use Practices Online CME/CE Series
The first step to assure quality pain care is good and appropriate pain assessment.
Check out the NEW Fast Facts (select pain topics) and
Management Guides (detailed pain resources) in the Education section.
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