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Pain Resource Nurse Training

Join The Carolinas Center for End of Life Care for the full-day training as a Pain Resource Nurse. The main focus is to improve pain care and train nurses to be a resource in their institutions regarding pain management.

Who should attend

Hospice & Palliative Care Nurses.

Topics will include

This full day training covers a variety of topics including:

  • Non-pharmacologic measures which may be used in pain management
  • Symptoms of “good” pain management
  • Ethical issues of pain management
  • Strategies to promote effective communication between medical team and the patient
  • The role of PCA and epidurals in pain management
  • Barriers and misconceptions related to pain management
  • The differences between addiction, tolerance, dependence and pseudo addiction and opioid withdrawal syndrome
  • Appropriate skills of pain assessment
  • Opioid induced side effects and measures to manage these side effects Identify neuropathic pain and appropriate treatment modalities

Event location

Novant Health Hospice
324 North McDowell Street, #200
Charlotte, NC 28204
Time: 8:00 – 5:00pm

For more information

Click here for more complete information and to register online.