BWH Pain Policies

Note: to view these policies you must have Partners Applications access.

Discusses overall BWH Philosophy on pain management as well as requirements for assessment and reassessment. Presents all the available pain assessment scales: Verbal Numeric Scale; Verbal Descriptor Scale; FACES Pain Scale – Revised; Pain Assessment IN Advanced Dementia (PAINAD scale); Functional Pain Scale; Critical-Care Pain Observation Tool; Neonatal Infant Pain Scale; Neonatal Pain, Agitation and Sedation Scale; Premature Infant Pain Profile.