The co-creator of the Wong-Baker FACES® Pain Rating Scale, Connie Baker, talks with expert guests about best practices in the world of pain care and atraumatic care.
FACES of Pain Care – Episode 13 – Palliative Care with Dr. Frank D. Ferris
After listening to this podcast, you will leave feeling energized by the prospect of palliative care and the benefits a comprehensive team approach brings to patients, families, communities, and healthcare organizations. Everybody wins. Dr. Frank D. Ferris is the executive director of the Palliative Medicine, Research, and Education for Ohio Health. He is a global expert in palliative…
FACES of Pain Care – Episode 12 – Coping Strategies when Disaster Strikes with Dr. Laurie Nadel
Our guest discusses coping strategies to bring hope, healing, and strength even in disaster. Dr. Laurie Nadel is a specialist in acute stress, trauma, and anxiety issues and author of The Five Gifts: Discovering Hope, Healing, and Strength When Disaster Strikes. Her first career, as a journalist, led her to spend twenty years writing and producing hard news, meaning…
FACES of Pain Care – Episode 11 – Frequency Specific Microcurrent with Dr. Carolyn McMakin
Learn more about Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM) from the developer, Dr. Carolyn McMakin. FSM is an exciting new way of treating nerve, muscle pain, and many other conditions using specific frequencies and micro amperage current. Dr. Carolyn McMakin developed Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM) in 1996 and began teaching it in 1997. She has a part-time…
FACES of Pain Care – Episode 10 – Conscious Institute of Dying with Tarron Estes
The Conscious Dying Institute purpose is to restore death to its sacred place in the beauty, mystery, and celebration of life. Please join us for this engaging interview with Tarron Estes, founder, and director of The Conscious Dying Institute in Boulder, CO. Don’t miss the generous discount offered for the next Sacred Passages: End of…
Faces of Pain Care – Episode 9 – Behavioral Health for Seniors in Rural Communities with Sheila Frazier, RN, and Wendy Riggs, MSN, RN-BC
Supporting behavioral health for seniors in rural communities can be a daunting task for small hospitals. Sheila Frazier and Wendy Riggs, MSN, RN-BC join FACES of Pain Care to discuss the geriatric behavioral health management services provided by UltraGroup Healthcare, LLC to assist rural hospitals in developing and sustaining programs to meet these needs in…
FACES of Pain Care – Episode 8 – Ouchie – Taking Some of the Pain Out of Being in Pain with Rachel Trobman
CEO Rachel Trobman introduces Ouchie, a new application designed by Rachel and Jason Trobman to help people with pain conditions manage their symptoms, keep a record of pain assessment and treatment, and be able to communicate with their healthcare providers in a succinct way. People in pain often feel isolated and overwhelmed. This app gives…
Refreshing to hear, helpful for pain sufferers
Wonderful to hear about Ultra group healthcare and their home services for seniors suffering with pain! Such a needed service, and also a great presentation format in this show to feature these types of helpful models. Thank you for all your great work!