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Pain and Symptom Assessment and Management: The Role of the OT

Pain and Symptom Assessment and Management: The Role of the OT


1 Hours Instructional Level: Beginner
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Description:

The goal of this basic, introductory course is to provide evidence-based practices that the occupational therapy practitioner in the state of Michigan can use when working with clients who have pain and to demonstrate the need for the occupational therapy practitioner’s role on pain management teams. 

Full Course Description
The goal of this basic, introductory course is to provide evidence-based practices that the occupational therapy practitioner in the state of Michigan can use when working with clients who have pain and to demonstrate the need for the occupational therapy practitioner’s role on pain management teams. 

Goals & Objectives:

Course Goals:

The goal of this basic, introductory course is to provide evidence-based practices that the occupational therapy practitioner in the state of Michigan can use when working with clients who have pain and to demonstrate the need for the occupational therapy practitioner’s role on pain management teams. 

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Define pain according to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP);
  • Identify the economic and personal impact of pain, as well as potential prescription drug abuse;
  • Examine the physiology, classifications, and characteristics of acute and chronic pain;
  • Describe concepts and tools for pain assessment
  • Describe both pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to treating pain. 

 

Goals & Objectives:

Course Goals:

The goal of this basic, introductory course is to provide evidence-based practices that the occupational therapy practitioner in the state of Michigan can use when working with clients who have pain and to demonstrate the need for the occupational therapy practitioner’s role on pain management teams. 

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Define pain according to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP);
  • Identify the economic and personal impact of pain, as well as potential prescription drug abuse;
  • Examine the physiology, classifications, and characteristics of acute and chronic pain;
  • Describe concepts and tools for pain assessment
  • Describe both pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to treating pain. 

 

Disclosures:

TEXT COURSES

Text courses are viewed on your web browser if the online version is purchased, or sent via mail if the physical copy is purchased.

Contact Hours: 1 contact hour in length (check your state’s approval status in the state-specific course catalog for your profession).

Target Audience: Occupational Therapists

Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 75% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 75% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.

Personnel Disclosure:

Financial- Elizabeth D. DeIuliis, OTD, OTR/L is employed and receives a salary. She receives payment from Colibri Healthcare, LLC for the presentation of this course.

Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.

Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service

Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact us by email help@homeceu.com or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.

Disclosures:

TEXT COURSES

Text courses are viewed on your web browser if the online version is purchased, or sent via mail if the physical copy is purchased.

Contact Hours: 1 contact hour in length (check your state’s approval status in the state-specific course catalog for your profession).

Target Audience: Occupational Therapists

Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 75% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 75% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.

Personnel Disclosure:

Financial- Elizabeth D. DeIuliis, OTD, OTR/L is employed and receives a salary. She receives payment from Colibri Healthcare, LLC for the presentation of this course.

Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.

Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service

Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact us by email help@homeceu.com or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.