PAMI Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Education Units
Three PAMI learning modules are available for CME/CEU credit. Successful completion of each module will provide two CME/CEU hours, for a possible total of six CME/CEU hours.
- Basics of Pain Assessment and Management
- Review general interdisciplinary information on pain recognition, assessment, diagnosis and treatment with a focus on ED, hospital and acute care settings. Pain terminology, classification, history-taking, physical diagnosis and treatment considerations are included along with case scenarios.
- Managing Pediatric Pain in Acute Care Settings
- Review methods of recognizing and assessing pediatric pain. Review a developmental and behavioral approach to assessing and treating pain in children of all ages. Describe nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic options for pediatric pain management. Determine a stepwise approach to pediatric procedural sedation and analgesia. Understand the importance of discharge planning and transition care. Review patient safety aspects of pediatric pain management.
- Nonpharmacologic Management of Pain in Adults and Children
- Discuss the importance of nonpharmacologic pain management and the consequences of inadequately treating pain. Define nonpharmacologic treatments for pain. Become familiar with nonpharmacologic techniques and how they are used as part of a multimodal treatment approach to managing pain in the ED, EMS and other settings. Understand how developmental and cognitive levels may influence the approach to pain management.
Modules No Longer Available for CME/CEU Credits after March 31, 2019:
- Acute Pain Management in the Emergency and Acute Care Settings
- Procedural Sedation and Analgesia (PSA) in Adults and Children
- Pharmacologic Treatment of Pain in the ED
- Pre-hospital and EMS Management of Pain
How to Obtain Credit and Certificate of Completion
Users must first complete the module in CANVAS, pass the end of module quiz with an 80% or higher, and complete the feedback questions.
Official Certificates: Your official certificate of completion will be emailed to you from Suwannee River Area Health Education Center and your credits will be entered into the CE Broker at that time. Please allow up to 2 business weeks. If you have any questions regarding your official CE or CME credit, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 386-462-1551.
Unofficial Certificates: You have the option of requesting an unofficial certificate. The last question of each module quiz is where you would do this. By selecting “yes” you will receive an emailed version of your certificate within one business week. Please email email@example.com or call 904-244-4986 with any questions.
CME/CE Credit Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Florida Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Network and the University of Florida, College of Medicine Jacksonville, Department of Emergency Medicine. The Florida AHEC Network is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
The Florida AHEC Network designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 6.0AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. No planners or presenters have any relevant financial disclosures. CME credit is available until March 31, 2021.
Suwannee River Area Health Education Center, Inc. is a Florida Board of Nursing approved provider of continuing education credits. This program meets the requirements for up to 6.0 contact hours. CE Broker ID 50-1922. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 386-462-1551 if you have any questions regarding your CE or CME credit. Doctor of Osteopathic: refer to American Osteopathic Association at https://osteopathic.org.