Pediatric Pain… from the Family Perspective – PediaCast CME 079
- Dr DJ Scherzer and child life specialist, Courtney Hall, visit the studio as we consider pediatric pain… from the family perspective. Acute pain not only impacts children; it also affects the entire family. Learn why… and how pediatric providers can help. We hope you can join us!
Instructions to obtain CME/CE Credit
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- Listen to the podcast.
- Complete the post test at Nationwide Children’s CloudCME.
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- Pediatric Pain
- Pain Medication
- Child Life Services
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the objective and subjective aspects of pain in the pediatric patient.
- Describe the impact of pain and anxiety on the pediatric patient, family and medical team.
- Outline the role of the Child Life specialist in mitigating the impact of pain and anxiety.
- Establish a medical management plan for the patient experiencing acute pain and anxiety.
- EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center
- Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
- Child Life Services at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
- Association of Child Life Professionals
- Pediatric Education and Advocacy Kit (PEAK): Pain
- PEAK: Pain Podcast Series
- No one in a position to control content has any relationships with commercial interests.
Nationwide Children’s has not received any commercial support for this activity.
- The Emergency Medical Services for Children Innovation and Improvement Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award (U07MC37471) totaling $3M with 0 percent financed with nongovernmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.
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