Pain is the most common memory patients have when asked about their hospital stay. Help ease their pain and they will be forever grateful. Fail to ease their pain and you will likely hear about it from their family, your supervisor and the score on the survey! You may not be able to give any more medication so now what? In this program, you’ll learn new pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies to manage pain, agitation and delirium. Don’t miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills and improve the care you provide.
Paul Langlois, APN, PhD, CCRN, CCNS, is a critical care clinical specialist in the surgical, medical, neurologic, burn, CCU, and trauma ICUs of Cook County Hospital, Chicago. Drawing on over 40 years of experience assessing and managing patients with life-threatening diseases, Dr. Langlois provides advanced-level training to nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists, and physicians.
Dr. Langlois is committed to providing the highest quality of care to patients through advanced education. His presentations are evidence-based, timely, and provide participants with numerous case studies to facilitate critical thinking. As a bedside clinical nurse specialist, he has developed several institution-wide protocols for the multidisciplinary assessment and management of infectious disease and multi-system organ failure patients.
His presentations are enthusiastically delivered and offer highly practical tips that help make the most challenging concepts easy to understand. Linking knowledge to clinical practice is the goal of every educational program.