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Topics in Pain Management: Public Health, Addiction, and Palliative Care (No CE) is a Course

Topics in Pain Management: Public Health, Addiction, and Palliative Care (No CE)

Started Mar 4, 2021

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PLEASE NOTE: No CE or certificate are available in this free version of the course.

If you are seeking CE or a certificate of completion, you will need to enroll in the paid CE version: https://www.mitrainingcenter.org/courses/tipms0915ce

Did you know chronic pain impacts approximately 100 million Americans? This 2015 self-paced course designed for nurses explores pain management as a public health issue, with a focus on the emerging specialty areas of addiction and palliative care. Each of three modules presented by some of Michigan’s pain experts will show the nuances of pain management and approaches to patient care.

Audience
Nurses in community health and clinical health care settings.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify pain as a public health issue
  • Recognize the need for management of both pain and addiction
  • Identify palliative care as a holistic approach to pain management
Instructors
R. Corey Waller, MD, MS
Sheria Grice Robinson, PhD, RN
Susan Hayes Affholter, MPH

Sponsors
The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
 
Original Sponsor Statement:
This activity is provided by the Office of Public Health Practice at the University of Michigan (UM) School of Public Health, and its Michigan Public Health Training Center, which is a part of the Region V Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative.

With special thanks to the CDC and PHF E-Learning Institute and to Complex.Care.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP27881 Region V Public Health Training Collaborative (total award amount $825,634) and grant number UB6HP20200. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
 
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Contact us at rvphtc@umich.edu with questions.

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