"The experience of pain is not limited to physical sensations." - Anonymous
This 6.5-hour master class presents the ever expanding body of knowledge related to toxic stress and the deleterious effects of unmanaged and undermanaged pain in the neonatal and infant patient population.
The biology and pathophysiology associated with early life adversity provides the backdrop for Master Class participants to create improvement strategies aimed at ensuring a trauma-free hospital experience for newborns and infants in their clinical setting.
Practice Improvement examples include the use of Skin-to-Skin for Procedural Pain Management, Trauma-informed Strategies for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and so much more.
This Master Class is awarded 6 contact hours in accordance with 244 CMR 5.04 Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.
Saturday, July 14, 2018 9am - 3:30pm