Incorporating Pain Management into Nursing Practice Curriculum
This program discusses the incorporation of pain management into the educational curriculum for health care providers. The presentation utilizes information from the IOM Relieving Pain in America report, the DOD pain task force report, and the NIH/HHS National Pain Strategy Team Report as a basis for curricular development.
Faculty: Jackie S. Rowles, DNP, MBA, CRNA, ANP-BC, FAAPM, FAAN
This 1-hour CME activity is designed for all clinicians who treat chronic pain.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Review the scope of the national pain problem
- Detail the objectives for acute pain management vs. chronic pain management
- List the components of multi-modal pain care
- Review the National Pain Strategy Team Report
- Formulate a beginning plan for adding pain curriculum to your educational content
Jackie S. Rowles, DNP, MBA, CRNA, ANP-BC, FAAPM, FAAN, is a board-certified adult nurse practitioner with more than 14 years of experience in the specialty of pain management. She is an American Association of Nurse Anesthetists past president and served on the AAPM board for eight years. She is recognized as a national expert in pain management and served on the NIH/HHS National Pain Strategy team. She was instrumental in the development of specialty pain courses for nurse anesthetists, a pain management fellowship for CRNAs, and was an item writer for nurse anesthesia board certification examination in non-surgical pain management.
Staff and Content Validation Reviewer Disclosures
The staff involved with this activity and any content validation reviewers of this activity have reported no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.
Planning Committee/Faculty Disclosure
Ms. Rowles reports that she has nothing to disclose.
Debra Nelson-Hogan, Director of Education for the Academy of Integrative Pain Management, reports that she has nothing to disclose.
Cathleen Coneghen, Assistant Director of Education for the Academy of Integrative Pain Management, reports that she has nothing to disclose.
The information provided at this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a health care provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
For questions regarding CME for this activity, you may reach the department of education at the Academy of Integrative Pain Management at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For successful completion of this activity, please complete a pre-test; utilize the audio recordings synched with the presentation slides to review the content, providing answers to your questions as necessary; and complete a post-test and evaluation following the activity. You will then be prompted to print your certificate. This activity should take approximately 60 minutes to complete.
This program is accredited for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and psychologists. All other clinicians can submit the certificate of attendance upon completion of the program to their licensing boards for consideration of credit.
The Academy of Integrative Pain Management is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Academy of Integrative Pain Management designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Amedco is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This enduring course is co-provided by Amedco and the Academy of Integrative Pain Management. Maximum of 1 contact hour(s).
The Academy of Integrative Pain Management is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The American Academy of Pain Management maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
The Academy designates this activity for a maximum of 1 CE credit.
Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Amedco designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 contact hour(s). Full attendance is required. No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attedance.
- 1.00 ACPE
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 APA
- 1.00 Document of Attendance