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Advanced Pain Management Virtual Seminar
Thursday, October 29, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST
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Thursday, October 29, 2020
Advanced Pain Management: This May Cause Some Comfort
Speaker: Tamara Bowman, RN, MSN, ANP-BC
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Member Rate $79 | Non-Member Rate $129

Target Audience: Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and other interested hospice healthcare workers

Nursing contact hours will be available 

This is a Live Webinar

Course Description:  This course will provide the attendee with an overview of pain assessment, management and communication skills necessary to achieve desired outcomes. The attendee will be able to recognize common pain syndromes and identify appropriate treatments. Attendee will be able to identify appropriate adjuvant and complementary therapies. Attendee will be able to identify tools and methods to convert opioid routes and between different opiates. This course will also address complex issues related to pain management including treatment in patients with substance use disorder, legal implications,  and safe prescribing in the midst of an opioid epidemic. Finally, this course will address specific issues surrounding pain management at the end-of-life.

Speaker Bio: Tamara Bowman is a Nurse Practitioner specializing in Palliative and Hospice Care. She has obtained certification as a Pain Resource Nurse educator and provided education to hundreds of nurses across the southeast. She is also an ELNEC trainer. Tamara has worked in hospice and palliative care, oncology and geriatric for over 30 years. Tamara is dedicated to empowering nurses and advocating for appropriate symptom management for patients.

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The Carolinas Center for Hospice and End of Life Care is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Activity Completion Requirement: To receive credit you must participate in the live webinar and complete the evaluation form.

Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund you must cancel at least 7 business days prior to the event. If applicable, a refund less $25 for administrative fee, will be processed.