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Effective Pain Management in Post‐Acute Care Residents

This course will teach you how to manage pain in your residents effectively.

You will learn: 

  • The definition of pain
  • The benefits of managing pain effectively
  • Best practices and guidelines for assessing pain
  • Best practices and guidelines for managing pain
  • Your responsibilities as a healthcare provider in managing a resident’s pain

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify basic types of pain in order to design effective pain management.
  • Identify the components of a pain assessment necessary to improve resident care.
  • Identify best practices for safely treating pain to improve resident care quality.