• Fact Sheet
  • May 31, 2019

Pain Management: Assessment of Pain Neonate PLS Course Detail

Pain Management: Assessment of Pain discusses assessment as the foundation of pain management. Specifically addressed are the elements of a complete pain assessment, pain intensity scales and the role of critical judgment in managing patients’ pain effectively.

Key Feature

  • Branching scenario which allows learners to see the impact of the choices they make. 


  • Identify assessment findings that may indicate pain in the pediatric patient and developmentally disabled pediatric patient.
  • State the elements to consider in a pain assessment.
  • Describe the pain intensity scales commonly used in assessing children of various levels of development and function.
  • Delineate the Joint Commission Standards for pain assessment and management.
  • Discuss the role of critical judgment in assessing and managing pain.

Quick Facts

  • New version released on September 6, 2017
  • Approved for 0.8 CNE contact hours

Children's Hospital Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.