1. Not being terribly computer-savvy, I am posting this introduction in hopes of linking with other nurses struggling with pain managment for their patients.
    With 25 years in nursing, mostly critical care/PACU, I have been working in a Pain Managment clinic for 6 years. I am not the hospital pain service coordinator-an army of one-and have discovered huge reluctance on the part of first-line staff to address pain in the patient. The answer is not always more medication!
    I would love to hear from clinical staff about their experiences with pain managment-what works in your hospital, what doesn't, and why.
    Looking forward to lots of discussion-

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    Joined: Aug '06; Posts: 1


  3. by   suebird3
    Welcome to! Nice to meet you.

    There is a Pain Management Forum at: ; also try the Nurse Educator Forum at: .

    Enjoy the site!

  4. by   Tweety
    Welcome to Allnurses!