Pain Management in Long Term Care

Course: #9378Level: Introductory2 Hours 758 Reviews
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This course focuses on pain management programming in the long-term care setting from a therapist perspective as well as the interdisciplinary team approach. Participants will be able to define the classifications of pain, discuss how and why to implement pain management programming, understand the assessment process, identify skilled treatment options including a review of physical agents, and understand the components skilled documentation.

Course created on April 12, 2019

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Course Type: Video, Audio, Text

CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.2 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-739798; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Beginner, Rehabilitation

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least four different classifications of pain.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least two benefits to pain management as an essential component of assessment and care planning in the Long Term Care setting.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least five pain assessment rating scales that are effective with the Long Term Care population.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to list at least six common pain behaviors in cognitively impaired elderly persons.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least five skilled interventions to treat pain in the Long Term Care population.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Review of learner outcomes, Why pain management?
15-30 Minutes Pain definitions, classifications, and complications
30-45 Minutes Establishing a pain management program
45-60 Minutes Pain assessment
60-90 Minutes Pain treatment strategies including a review of physical agents
90-110 Minutes Documentation
110-120 Minutes Summary, Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Todd Olsen has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Todd Olsen has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.2 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 2.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.