Pain Management Resources

Continuing Education Free Modules

  • Complies with the RN licensure renewal requirement in the state of Michigan and provides 1.33 contact hour of CNE in pain and pain symptom management. Cost: Free VIEW HERE

  • Pain Management: Expanding Your Knowledge - College of Nursing MSU Expand Your Knowledge on Pain Management. Format: Online self-paced course Contact Hours: 1.33 Cost: Free VIEW HERE

  • Michigan Board of Nursing Guidelines for the Use of Controlled Substances for the Treatment of Pain VIEW HERE

Core Competencies for Pain Management

  • Core Competencies for Pain Management: Results of an Interprofessional Consensus Summit VIEW HERE

Curriculum on Pain Management

  • International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) Curriculum Outline on Pain for Nursing (without the "ethics of pain") VIEW HERE

  • IASP Curriculum Outline on Pain for Nursing Every nurse should be able to assess and manage pain. This curriculum is intended to be used to provide the optimal level of education on pain and its management for entry level nurses throughout the world. VIEW HERE

  • Model Core Curriculum on Pain Management for Michigan Medical Schools BELOW